2490 N Cramer Street, Milwaukee, WI 53211
414.962.2443

Events

Jul
7
Thu
St. Vincent de Paul Meeting
Jul 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Contact Sarah Haus, Director of Human Concerns, at 414-271-6577 or shaus@ffpmke.org.

Jul
10
Sun
Ken Gardinier Farewell @ Old St. Mary Parish Center
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am

The Family of Four Parish community would like to say a heartfelt thank you and goodbye to Ken Gardiner, Family Ministry Coordinator at Old St. Mary, for his 25 years of dedicated service to the families and children of our community.

Everyone is welcome to say goodbye and thank you to Ken on Sunday, July 10 in the Old St. Mary Parish Center after the 9:00 am Mass. Refreshments and cake will be served. We wish you the best, Ken!

Jul
13
Wed
Human Concerns Committee @ SS Peter & Paul Parish Office
Jul 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Our Human Concerns Commission meetings are typically held on the second Wednesday of the month. If you are already involved in a ministry of Human Concerns or if you’d like to learn more, please join us! Good things are happening in our Family of Four Parishes and Milwaukee communities!

For more information, contact Sarah Haus, Director of Human Concerns, at 414-271-6577 or shaus@ffpmke.org. All are welcome!

Jul
15
Fri
OremusMKE
Jul 15 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

A Church which ‘goes forth’ is a Church whose doors are open…” Pope Francis in Evangelii Gaudium

Three nights this summer, our communities will invite neighbors and guests in to see a beautiful church and to light a candle for peace.

Friday, July 15
Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist (Bastille Days – 812 N Jackson St)

Saturday, July 30
Three Holy Women-St. Hedwig Church (Brady Street Festival – 1702 N Humboldt Ave)

Saturday, September 17
Immaculate Conception Church (Bayview Bash – 1023 E Russell Ave)

Can you help in one of the following areas?
-Come pray in the church
-Greet/welcome people at the door
-Invite our neighbors into the church

For more details and to volunteer for these events, please visit tinyurl.com/oremusmke2022. Please contact Nino Rebholz at nrebholz@ffpmke.org with questions.

Jul
18
Mon
Baptism Preparation Class
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Parents and expecting parents: Congratulations! We would like to help you celebrate the new life in your family as we welcome your child into our family of faith through the Sacrament of Baptism. First time parents need to attend a Baptism Preparation Session. Sessions will be held virtually once a month on a Monday evening from 7:00 – 8:00 pm.

Please go to https://tinyurl.com/BaptismPrepMKE to register for this or another upcoming session. If you have any questions please contact Anh Clausen at aclausen@ffpmke.org.

Jul
19
Tue
Prayer Shawl Ministry @ Three Holy Women-St. Rita Church
Jul 19 @ 2:45 pm – 4:00 pm

We are happy to announce that the Prayer Shawl Ministry has returned, with a new day, time and location!

Beginning Date: Tuesday, May 17, meeting on the third Tuesday of the month
Location: St. Rita Church (1617 N Cass St)
Time: Gather at 2:45 pm, knit & crochet from 3:00-3:50 pm, conclude with Mass at 4:00 pm

When these prayer shawls are completed, they are blessed and given to those who need our prayers and support. This ministry has a beautiful spirit! These gifted individuals share their faith with the sick, lonely and heavy-hearted, and remind them of God’s love. Please join us.

Prayer shawl gift bags are always available to anyone. If you or someone you know needs a prayer shawl or you have questions, please contact Terri, our Director of Pastoral Care, at 469-6173 or tbalash@ffpmke.org.

Jul
20
Wed
Global Solidarity: Padibe, Uganda @ Three Holy Women Parish Office
Jul 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Our monthly Global Solidarity – Padibe, Uganda committee meetings are typically held the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 5:00 pm. We have partnered with our brothers and sisters in Uganda in the important work of education, medical care, and farming. If you’d like to participate in this vibrant ministry, please contact Sarah Haus, Director of Human Concerns, at 414-271-6577 or shaus@ffpmke.org. All Family of Four parishioners and friends are welcome!

Jul
21
Thu
Habitat for Humanity
Jul 21 all-day

In collaboration with the Archdiocese of Milwaukee and Catholic Financial, our Family of Four Parishes will be sharing time, talents and treasures to build Sister Thea Bowman’s Milwaukee Catholic House from the ground up in the Harambee Neighborhood of Milwaukee. Please join us for our parishes’ Build Days when we will be framing and eventually siding the house on Thursday, July 21 and Saturdays, July 30 & August 13 from 8:00 am – 3:00 pm. Archbishop Listecki will be blessing the house on Thursday, July 21 at 10:00 am.

If you are 16 and older and would like to help a family get one step closer to homeownership, please sign up at http://vhub.at/4parishes.

Questions? Please email Tim Logman at logs56@earthlink.net. Thank you for your consideration in joining Habitat’s mission of providing a path to affordable homeownership and neighborhood stability!

Online sign up for each team member: 
– Team members start by going  to http://vhub.at/4parishes no join code needed.
– Please note that each volunteer will both “create an account” as a user (or sign in if the system has been used previously)
AND register for an event.
– Volunteers will receive one email about creating an account.
– During the registration process volunteers  will have the opportunity to receive an email with confirmation materials.
 A reminder email with the same information is also sent 2 days ahead of time.
– By having each individual’s contact information it allows us to be in contact in case of changes in the day or bad weather.
– Volunteers can contact Beth at bvangorp@milwaukeehabitat.org if they have any problems with the system.

Jul
25
Mon
Good News Adventure @ Catholic East Elementary
Jul 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Are you ready for an epic adventure? Good News Adventure 2022: Monumental is set for July 25-29 from 9:00 am to Noon at Catholic East Elementary (2461 N Murray). Registration is now open for this FREE summer camp! At GNA, kids will learn that God’s love and care are bigger and stronger than any obstacles we might face.

Children entering K4 through 5th grade are invited to come along on the Adventure as campers. Youth entering 6th grade through high school, as well as adults, are encouraged to sign up as volunteers. To sign up, please visit ssppmilw.org/gna to see all the registration forms, our Amazon wishlist, and Signup Genius link. (The supply lists will be updated in the next few weeks so please check back often to help donate items.)

Please contact Anh Clausen at familyformation@ffpmke.org or 414-962-2443 with any questions.

Let’s celebrate God’s greatness!!

Jul
26
Tue
Good News Adventure @ Catholic East Elementary
Jul 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Are you ready for an epic adventure? Good News Adventure 2022: Monumental is set for July 25-29 from 9:00 am to Noon at Catholic East Elementary (2461 N Murray). Registration is now open for this FREE summer camp! At GNA, kids will learn that God’s love and care are bigger and stronger than any obstacles we might face.

Children entering K4 through 5th grade are invited to come along on the Adventure as campers. Youth entering 6th grade through high school, as well as adults, are encouraged to sign up as volunteers. To sign up, please visit ssppmilw.org/gna to see all the registration forms, our Amazon wishlist, and Signup Genius link. (The supply lists will be updated in the next few weeks so please check back often to help donate items.)

Please contact Anh Clausen at familyformation@ffpmke.org or 414-962-2443 with any questions.

Let’s celebrate God’s greatness!!

Jul
27
Wed
Good News Adventure @ Catholic East Elementary
Jul 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Are you ready for an epic adventure? Good News Adventure 2022: Monumental is set for July 25-29 from 9:00 am to Noon at Catholic East Elementary (2461 N Murray). Registration is now open for this FREE summer camp! At GNA, kids will learn that God’s love and care are bigger and stronger than any obstacles we might face.

Children entering K4 through 5th grade are invited to come along on the Adventure as campers. Youth entering 6th grade through high school, as well as adults, are encouraged to sign up as volunteers. To sign up, please visit ssppmilw.org/gna to see all the registration forms, our Amazon wishlist, and Signup Genius link. (The supply lists will be updated in the next few weeks so please check back often to help donate items.)

Please contact Anh Clausen at familyformation@ffpmke.org or 414-962-2443 with any questions.

Let’s celebrate God’s greatness!!

Jul
28
Thu
Good News Adventure @ Catholic East Elementary
Jul 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Are you ready for an epic adventure? Good News Adventure 2022: Monumental is set for July 25-29 from 9:00 am to Noon at Catholic East Elementary (2461 N Murray). Registration is now open for this FREE summer camp! At GNA, kids will learn that God’s love and care are bigger and stronger than any obstacles we might face.

Children entering K4 through 5th grade are invited to come along on the Adventure as campers. Youth entering 6th grade through high school, as well as adults, are encouraged to sign up as volunteers. To sign up, please visit ssppmilw.org/gna to see all the registration forms, our Amazon wishlist, and Signup Genius link. (The supply lists will be updated in the next few weeks so please check back often to help donate items.)

Please contact Anh Clausen at familyformation@ffpmke.org or 414-962-2443 with any questions.

Let’s celebrate God’s greatness!!

Jul
29
Fri
Good News Adventure @ Catholic East Elementary
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Are you ready for an epic adventure? Good News Adventure 2022: Monumental is set for July 25-29 from 9:00 am to Noon at Catholic East Elementary (2461 N Murray). Registration is now open for this FREE summer camp! At GNA, kids will learn that God’s love and care are bigger and stronger than any obstacles we might face.

Children entering K4 through 5th grade are invited to come along on the Adventure as campers. Youth entering 6th grade through high school, as well as adults, are encouraged to sign up as volunteers. To sign up, please visit ssppmilw.org/gna to see all the registration forms, our Amazon wishlist, and Signup Genius link. (The supply lists will be updated in the next few weeks so please check back often to help donate items.)

Please contact Anh Clausen at familyformation@ffpmke.org or 414-962-2443 with any questions.

Let’s celebrate God’s greatness!!

Jul
30
Sat
Habitat for Humanity
Jul 30 all-day

In collaboration with the Archdiocese of Milwaukee and Catholic Financial, our Family of Four Parishes will be sharing time, talents and treasures to build Sister Thea Bowman’s Milwaukee Catholic House from the ground up in the Harambee Neighborhood of Milwaukee. Please join us for our parishes’ Build Days when we will be framing and eventually siding the house on Thursday, July 21 and Saturdays, July 30 & August 13 from 8:00 am – 3:00 pm. Archbishop Listecki will be blessing the house on Thursday, July 21 at 10:00 am.

If you are 16 and older and would like to help a family get one step closer to homeownership, please sign up at http://vhub.at/4parishes.

Questions? Please email Tim Logman at logs56@earthlink.net. Thank you for your consideration in joining Habitat’s mission of providing a path to affordable homeownership and neighborhood stability!

Online sign up for each team member: 
– Team members start by going  to http://vhub.at/4parishes no join code needed.
– Please note that each volunteer will both “create an account” as a user (or sign in if the system has been used previously)
AND register for an event.
– Volunteers will receive one email about creating an account.
– During the registration process volunteers  will have the opportunity to receive an email with confirmation materials.
 A reminder email with the same information is also sent 2 days ahead of time.
– By having each individual’s contact information it allows us to be in contact in case of changes in the day or bad weather.
– Volunteers can contact Beth at bvangorp@milwaukeehabitat.org if they have any problems with the system.

OremusMKE
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

A Church which ‘goes forth’ is a Church whose doors are open…” Pope Francis in Evangelii Gaudium

Three nights this summer, our communities will invite neighbors and guests in to see a beautiful church and to light a candle for peace.

Friday, July 15
Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist (Bastille Days – 812 N Jackson St)

Saturday, July 30
Three Holy Women-St. Hedwig Church (Brady Street Festival – 1702 N Humboldt Ave)

Saturday, September 17
Immaculate Conception Church (Bayview Bash – 1023 E Russell Ave)

Can you help in one of the following areas?
-Come pray in the church
-Greet/welcome people at the door
-Invite our neighbors into the church

For more details and to volunteer for these events, please visit tinyurl.com/oremusmke2022. Please contact Nino Rebholz at nrebholz@ffpmke.org with questions.

Aug
1
Mon
Reflecting on the Sunday Readings @ Old St. Mary Parish Center
Aug 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

The grass withers, the flower fades, but the word of our God remains forever.” Isaiah 40:8

On the first and third Mondays of each month, we invite individuals to share and reflect on the upcoming Sunday readings. In a small group setting, we break open God’s Word, allowing it to speak to our lives and to challenge us to grow in our understanding of who God is, who we are, and who God is calling us to be.

For further information contact Chad Griesel, Pastoral Associate, at cgriesel@ffpmke.org or 414-271-6577.

Aug
2
Tue
Racial Justice & Healing Committee
Aug 2 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Our meetings will be held the first Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm online via Microsoft Teams. If you’d like to help guide the Family of Four parishes in our prayer, education and action related to racial justice, please contact Sarah Haus, Director of Human Concerns, at 414-271-6577 or shaus@ffpmke.org. All are welcome to participate in these important conversations!

Aug
4
Thu
St. Vincent de Paul Meeting
Aug 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Contact Sarah Haus, Director of Human Concerns, at 414-271-6577 or shaus@ffpmke.org.

Aug
5
Fri
Volunteering at Fr. Gene’s Help Center @ Father Gene's Help Center
Aug 5 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

We are excited to announce that our parishes’ visit to Fr. Gene’s Help Center in August (as part of our Community Ministry Connection) was a success! We will now have a team of volunteers serving at Father Gene’s every first Friday of the month from 9:30-11:30 am. No need to RSVP, please just show up at 5919 W National Avenue at 9:30 am! Email Sarah Haus, Director of Human Concerns, at shaus@ffpmke.org with questions.

Aug
10
Wed
Human Concerns Committee @ SS Peter & Paul Parish Office
Aug 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Our Human Concerns Commission meetings are typically held on the second Wednesday of the month. If you are already involved in a ministry of Human Concerns or if you’d like to learn more, please join us! Good things are happening in our Family of Four Parishes and Milwaukee communities!

For more information, contact Sarah Haus, Director of Human Concerns, at 414-271-6577 or shaus@ffpmke.org. All are welcome!