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Christmas Angel Giving Tree

Posted on November 02, 2019 in: General News

Christmas Angel Giving Tree
The St. Ann's Christmas Angel Giving Tree is up!  Please take an ornament and bring back a wrapped gift, with the ornament attached.  You may not be aware that each child has four ornaments on the tree.  Two are for clothing items and two are for wish list items.  So, if you see an ornament for a necessity, don't worry, we make sure they get something they've wished for as well!  For ACES, please do not wrap the gift, just return it with the angel attached.  All gifts must be returned by Wednesday, November 27th.  We also will ...

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St. Ann's Children and Youth Choir
The Children and Youth Choir is open to boys and girls in the 2nd - 8th grade who enjoy singing.  The group will sit in the choir area and help lead our community in worship at the 4:00 pm Christmas Eve liturgy in the church. There are six rehearsals:  Sunday, Nov 3rd, 10th, 17th, and Dec 8th, 15th and 22nd from 12:10 pm - 12:40 pm in the church.  We will not rehearse the Sunday of the Ashland Christmas Parade (Nov. 24) or the Sunday after Thanksgiving (Dec.1). Please complete the participation form found on the round table in the commons and turn it in...

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Blood Drive

Posted on October 17, 2019 in: General News

Blood Drive
Please schedule your blood donation appointment today St. Ann's is proud to sponsor our next blood drive with the American Red Cross on Tuesday, Nov. 12th. An estimated 38 percent of Americans are eligible to give blood or platelets, but of those, less than 10 percent actually donate each year.  If you are healthy and eligible, please come out to donate.  Most donations take about an hour, so book your appointment, roll up your sleeve and become a part of the lifesaving mission of the Red Cross and St. Ann's.  If you don't know if you're...

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Diocese of Richmond Bicentennial

Posted on October 01, 2019 in: General News

Diocese of Richmond Bicentennial
Diocese of Richmond September 27, 2018 Feast of Saint Vincent de Paul   Office of the Bishop Dear Faithful of the Diocese of Richmond, “Shine like stars in the world, as you hold fast to the word of life” (Philippians 2: 15-16). When we look at stars, we are actually looking back in time, to the moment when light from those celestial bodies began traveling to our present location. Stars also provide guidance for navigation. In the same way, the commemoration of the bicentennial of the Diocese of Richmond in 2020 will provide a look back in t...

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Children's Liturgy of the Word

Posted on September 01, 2019 in: General News

Children's Liturgy of the Word
Adult volunteers needed to lead 4-6-year-old children who participate in a separate and age-appropriate Liturgy of the Word during Sunday liturgies.  Training and materials are provided.  Background check and VIRTUS training required.  Please contact the office to volunteer or to find out more information.

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Reporting Abuse

Sexual Abuse Hotline: Bishop Knestout encourages anyone aware of sexual abuse of minors on the part of clergy or staff of our Diocese to notify civil authorities, call Attorney General’s Clergy Abuse Hotline at 1-833-454-9064 and reach out to the Diocesan Victim Assistance Coordinator, Jennifer Sloan at 1-877-887-9603.