Announcements 7/5

Peter’s Pence Collection
Thank you for your generous support of our Holy Father’s charitable works in the Peter’s Pence Collection. Your contributions will be combined with those of our brothers and sisters around the world to help Pope Francis provide essential relief to people in need. Your generosity is an act of solidarity with the universal Church, answering the call to be a witness of charity. May God bless you.

Book Group discusses "Abounding in Kindness"
on Sun, July 12
The Vashon Ecumenical Book Group will discuss Abounding in Kindness: Writings for the People of God by Elizabeth A. Johnson from 4 to 5:30 pm, Sunday, July 12, in the conference room at St. John Vianney Church. David Giusti will facilitate the discussion. All are welcome.
Johnson, a creative and influential Catholic theologian, brings a feminist perspective to the central themes of Christian faith.

St. Vincent de PaulThere will be a collection for St. Vincent de Paul after all masses this weekend, July 11th and 12th.

Vacation Bible School
A Ride on the Wings of Prayer with the Amazing Angels and Super Saints
We are excited to announce that Vacation Bible School will be taking place at St. John Vianney August 17 - 21st (9:30-1:00) for kids ages 5-11. 12-14 year olds are also encouraged to participate as helpers! The theme of the week will be "A Ride on the Wings of Prayer with the Amazing Angels and Super Saints". Registration forms are in the vestibule and are due by June 30th. If you would like to volunteer or have questions please contact Mary Lawrence at

Lydia Goolsby's funeral

Rosary Service: Friday July 17th 6 – 9 p.m.
Funeral: 11:00 a.m. July 18th.
Location for both is Immaculate Conception Church in Seattle (820 18th Ave).
Condolences may be sent to her daughter:
Mrs. Debbie Hughes
3019 22nd Ave S
Seattle, WA 98144

John & Catherine Trierweiler would like to thank everyone for their prayers, visits and help they received during their recovery from the car accident. It definitely eased the difficult time. They are doing much better and continued prayers are welcome!

Annual Rummage Sale!New & Used items can be brought to the church and left in the back of the Social Hall (no clothes, TVs or outdated computer equipment). The Sale will be the weekend of the Salmon Bake.

Answering the call of the New Evangelization
Alpha is for Everyone
who wants to explore life’s big questions
Beginning in September
at St. John Vianney
Good Food ° Alpha Talks ° Discussion
Sunday Evenings ° Youth (12+) and Adult ° Childcare provided

The 33rd Annual Catholic Single Parent Family Campout 

is being held August 21st, 22nd, and 23rd at Millersylvania State Park in Olympia. Call for more
information: Mary Pat(206)367-2186 or Lou (360)943-9114.”

Free Adult Faith Formation

St. Patrick Church, Tacoma, is offering a free adult formation program at 7 pm on Thursday, July 9th.  The speaker will be offering some unique insights into how we can deepen our faith through the spiritual gifts of children.