Assumption Catholic Church
in Eden Valley, MN

MAY CROWNING: On May 1st after the 10:00 Mass, the 2nd graders will give flowers to Mary to remember and celebrate her as Jesus’ mother. 

 ICE CREAM SUNDAES: Ice cream! Ice cream! Ice cream! The 8th grade students will be serving ice cream sundaes to everyone after the 10:00 Mass on Sunday, May 1st.
FIRST HOLY COMMUNION: Congratulations to the second graders who received their First Holy Communion on Sunday, April 24 th , Gavin Arens, Nathan Lang, Samantha Larson, Braiden Magedanz, Owin Niewind, Wyatt Pauls, Lilian Schultz, Ava Schumacher, Andrew Stommes, Addison Thielen, Alison Thielen, Maxwell Torborg, and Dylan Vossen.

ALTAR SERVING: There will be 2 trainings for students who are interested in becoming altar servers. Most students prefer at least 2 trainings. The two dates are Sunday, May 1st after the 10:00 Mass and Wednesday, May 4th after school. Altar serving is an opportunity for students to be near the altar the entire Mass. It may foster a future vocation! 

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.
Honoring Marriage Day: Couples celebrating their 5th, 25th, 40th, 50th, or 60th anniversaries in 2016 will be honored guests at a 1 p.m. Mass on Saturday, May 7th at St. Mary's Cathedral. Bishop Donald Kettler will preside. A cake and punch reception will follow in the lower level of the cathedral. Parking in metered lots is free on weekends.
At the next church gathering, wear your Assumption Church T-shirt! 

Are you attending a rally, camp, retreat, conference, etc? Wear your Assumption Church T-shirt!

Pentecost Sunday is only weeks away . . . wear your RED Assumption Church T-shirt!

Youth and adult sizes are available in the religion center for only $10 each!
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.