A new year of LIFE events begin Sunday, Sept. 20 or Wednesday, Sept 23.
“I am a Feather on the Breath of God.” This quote from, Hildegarde Van Bingen, expresses the life of a person guided by the Holy Spirit. It is the overarching theme of our LIFE events this year. All are invited to walk together as we explore how the Holy Spirit has spoken and still speaks to us in the nitty gritty of our daily lives. A delicious free dinner, worship, fellowship, learning, & laughter—you’ll find it all at LIFE!
Child care is available after dinner for children ages one, two and three. Older children will enjoy fun activities, crafts, music & learning at their grade level. LIFE is for the whole family and every person at St. Vincent’s.
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Ever wonder, “Is this as good as it gets?” Take a leap and find out!
Registrations for Discovering Christ begin this weekend. It’s a seven week series that changes lives. You’ll make new friends, find new meaning for your life, & forge a deeper connection with the Lord.
Invite your friends to participate too. How often do you have the chance to invite people to something that will actually bring them closer to Christ? The seven evenings consist of dinner, music, a 30 minute video presentation & discussion. You can check out the schedule of the topics presented on our Discovering Christ page.
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Discovering Christ Brochure
Construction of the Pope Francis Habitat for Humanity House will begin with ground breaking on August 27. The two homes will be built at 1802 and 1008 N. Green in Wichita. The build dates are September 16 thru October 17. We, as a parish, have committed to provide volunteers on Saturday, September 26. Bill Bauck has volunteered to lead our team. We have also pledged to contribute $2,500.00 If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Michele in the parish office. Volunteers also needed at other times to help with registration, provide lunch and snacks or help with the build, please click on this Diocese link to see dates available:
If you would like to make a contribution through St. Vincent, please click here:
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Parish Picnic - Sunday, September 13
Our Parish Picnic is Sunday, September 13. The theme this year is "An Old-Fashioned Picnic". Grilled hamburgers and hotdogs are on the menu along with an ice cream social plus games for all ages, face painting, pony rides, inflatables, a petting zoo, and BINGO! Activities will start at 10:00 a.m., with our Friends of the Poor Walk/Run. Everyone will meet back at the church for a fun-filled afternoon. There will even be massage therapists on hand to ease those tired muscles. We will start serving food at 11:30. Games and activities for kids until 2, BINGO 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. To sign up, click here, call our parish office or email
. We hope to see everyone there. Please bring a salad or dessert item for everyone to share in a disposable container. Volunteers are needed to help make this picnic a success, please call Michele.
August 9, 2015
Sarah Hart will be here for a concert on Friday, August 14th at 7:00. Come and invite your friends and neighbors. There is a lot of room in the Worship Space. There is a retreat the next day, Saturday for both men and women. Please RSVP for the retreat in the next day or two. I want to thank the St. Vincent de Paul Endowment Fund which has sponsored these two events.
Faith Formation sign-ups continue in August. We have: First Reconciliation/Communion for grades 2-3; Breakfast of Champions for grades 3-5; Confirmation for all High School students that have not been confirmed. You need to sign-up for all of the above programs.
Besides these programs we have Edge for Middle School students and LifeTeen for High School students (no sign-up necessary). We also have LIFE events each month for everyone young and old in the parish (sign-up each month). Finally, this fall we will be enhancing the children’s liturgy time for the younger children at Mass.
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