Announcements Monday, December 9, 2019

Menu: Calzone Tri-Pattie Carrots Fruit Milk OR Chef Salad
Tuesday: Pulled Pork w/ WG Bun Mashed Potatoes/Gravy Peas Fruit Milk OR Chef Salad
Lunch Order: 8,7,12,11,10,9 __________________________________________________________________________________ The symbols added to the Jesse tree today are a tent and camel. These remind us of Abraham, who was called by God to lead the chosen people through the desert to the chosen land.
Pope John and St. Boniface Christmas Concert will be presented this evening at 7:00 in the St. Boniface Gym. We will be performing “Thoroughly Modern Millie” this year! Auditions will be held on Monday, Dec. 16 at 6:30 p.m. in the music room.
Advent wreath service this morning in the front hall immediately after lunch (1:07 p.m.)
Congratulations to Carter B. on his 1st place win at the Howells-Dodge Tournament on Saturday.
Congratulations to our JH girls, JH boys “A”, JV girls and varsity girls basketball teams on their wins over Niobrara-Verdigre.
There will be a meeting for those interested in auditioning for the musical tomorrow morning at 7:25.
Catholic Senior Girls are invited to apply for the Rural Central Deanery $200 scholarship. The winner of the deanery scholarship will be eligible to compete for the $500 scholarship offered by the OACCW. Mrs. Schiltmeyer has the application forms. Scholarship applications are due January 15 but please note that there is a portion that needs to be filled out by your pastor, so please allow enough time.
Everyone is invited to attend Father Vogel’s presentation on “The Holy Family” this Wednesday evening from 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. in the St. Boniface Church basement. Mass is at 6:30 p.m. and Father’s presentation are open to everyone. KC’s will provide refreshments.
NHS will be sponsoring bake sale in the front hall on Thursday, December 12 th periods 3 and 7. Please support the seminarian fund.
The Elgin Public Library will be hosting a “Decorate a Gingerbread House” activity for students in grades 7th – 12th on December 15 from 3:00 to 5:00. Pre-registration is required so we have enough supplies. You can register by calling the library at 843-2460 or stopping by the library by Thursday, December 12. We will have Christmas music and treats.
NEW Limited Edition Herb Mignery Bronze Crosses Are Here! OPEN HOUSE for cross purchase or pick up will be this evening from 6:00-7:00 p.m. in St. Boniface Gym lobby prior to the school Christmas Concert. See to see this year’s cross. Price is $160. Attention Previous Buyers: To reserve your number contact a committee member or the school.
Like the forgiving father of Luke’s Gospel, God welcomes us home in spite of our sinfulness and calls us to a life of holiness. Where are you at home? Are you being called to a life as an ordained or consecrated person? If you think God is calling you to be a priest, religious or deacon, contact Father Vogel or Father Norman.