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OLMC Youth Leaders of Tomorrow Harvest Bunch
The OLMC Youth Leaders of Tomorrow Harvest Brunch will be held on Sun Sep 23 from 9am - 1pm in the parish hall. Please encourage your son/daughter to sign up and help serve at this event. Sign-up sheet is in entry of the church and will be available at CCD next week.        

Annual Appeal
The 2018 Archbishop’s Annual Appeal is just beginning for this year.  The Archbishop’s Annual Appeal mailing will be forthcoming seeking your support. The Annual Appeal supports the parishes, schools and ministries across the archdiocese. The financial goal for this year's Annual Appeal for St. Francis is $8,695.37 with participation goal of 20.4% and for Our Lady of Mt. Carmel is $2,646.33 with participation goal of  23.8%

Truth Bible Study  
Building parish life through communal study of God’s Word.  Please join us Tues Sept 18 from 7 to 8:30 pm in the St. Francis church hall.  The program for this study session will be Peter & Paul, Acts 3 - 5. Information with the lesson for each upcoming week can be found in the vestibule of the church.

Field trip to Trinity Heights in Sioux City
A field trip to Trinity Heights in Sioux City will take place on Oct 14 for grades 7-12, leaving the parish hall at noon on Sunday and returning at approx. 7 pm. Parents need to sign and return permission forms before students  will be allowed to participate. These forms along with more information will be distributed  to students at CCD. Contact Kathy Osborn ((402) 640-2964 or Deb Navratil (402) 640-6163 if you have any questions.

Letter From Archbishop Lucas
In regards to the recent allegations of Sexual Abuse, Archbishop Lucas has issued a letter throughout the Archdiocese to be read at all the Masses.   [See letter here]

Other area announcements can be found in the parish bulletins.