Assumption Catholic Church
in Eden Valley, MN
WELCOME TO MADI FIELD & ROSIE RUPRECHT who will be the Youth Activity Coordinator and assistant, respectively. They will be with us for a short time during this summer. This fall, Madi will be traveling with a New Evangelization Team and Rosie will be going back to her university. Madi can be contacted at or (320) 221-5721.
VALLEY DAZE & VALLEY FAIR: We are looking for students (8th-12th grade) and adult volunteers to help in the Valley Daze food stand, June 24th-25th. Students that help will receive discounted tickets to go to Valley Fair on June 29th with the youth group. If interested in earning a discounted Valley Fair ticket, please notify me (Madi) at 320-221-5721 or We need at least one adult for each shift. Please stop by the Youth Group Fundraiser Stand and support our youth programs.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL is August 1st-5th from 9:00-12:00 at teh Watkins Elementary School (unless the parish center is finished). Please register early (during June) as space is limited. Registration forms are available at all church entrances at Assumption and St. Anthony's. The cost will be $15. We are also looking for volunteers (5th grade-adult). Call Arliss Stenger with any questions or to volunteer, 453-8153.
THANK YOU TO FATHER ROBERT ROLFES for being our administrator during the past nine months. We will be having coffee and rolls in appreciation of Father Bob after the Sunday, 10:00 AM Mass on June 26th in the lower level. Please take this time to thank Father Bob for his time with us!
FATHER AARON NETT will begin as the Parochial Administrator of the Church of the Assumption and the Church of St. Anthony effective June 30, 2016. Father Aaron asks that we pray for him as he prepares for this new assignment and he will be praying for us as well. The welcome reception for Father Aaron will be on Sunday, July 17th. If you are interested in helping plan the reception, please contact Ruth Holdvogt at 290-5183.
STEUBENVILLE 2016 REGISTRATION: Youth that will be in grades 9-12 that are interested, please contact Theresa Branstner ASAP at 320-492-1796. "I Thirst" is so appropriate for the Year of Divine Mercy. This year's Steubenville youth conference is July 29-31 at the University of St. Thomas. The cost per attendee is $195.
INTO THE DEEP outdoor camping retreats for adults, 9th-12th graders, and middle school girls are offered by Jen Messing in the summer of 2016. See the Faith Formation pages for more information.