Browsing St. Jude News

Browsing St. Jude News

Valentines in Manhattan

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 2/27/15

Thank you to everyone that braved the frigid temperatures and the biting wind to enjoy Valentines in Manhattan!  We enjoyed a delicious dinner from The Lake Elmo Inn, listened to the sounds of Saints and Sinners from the start until dinner. Dinner was accompanied by the beautiful harp music ... Read More »

Tree of Light and Remembrance Lighting Ceremony

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 12/09/14

The Tree of Light and Remembrance Lighting Ceremony was held on December 5 at 6:30 in Triangle Park.

Fr. Cory Rohlfing told the story of how the Tree of Light and Remembrance came to be and Pastor Victoria Stafford from the WB Unitarian Universalist Church gave a beautiful blessing ... Read More »

75th Anniversary Celebration

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 11/05/14

The weekend of our anniversary has come and gone.  Hours of planning and preparation for the liturgy, and the following reception have come to fruition and we had a great celebration of our faith community.  There are so many people to thank for their efforts, but if I start ... Read More »

Tree of Light and Remebrance

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 10/02/14

The history of the Tree of Light in Mahtomedi is traced to Michael and Elaine McGlinch.  Michael wanted to volunteer at the Food Shelf when he retired, but illness prevented him from that dream.  When he died in November 2000, his wife, Elaine, gave the memorials to the Food ... Read More »

Mahtomedi Area Food Shelf

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 10/02/14

In 1974 Jim Klein, a long time parishioner of St. Jude of the Lake Church, formed the Mahtomedi Area Food Shelf. It was and remains an outreach ministry of St. Jude of the Lake Church. In the beginning the food was stored in the basement of the church office. ... Read More »

30th Cornfest a Huge Success

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 9/17/14

 

On September 6, St. Jude of the Lake celebrated the 30th Cornfest! There were inflatables for the kids, bingo for the families, good eatin' for all. New surprises this year were Sweet Corn Ice cream, hot air balloon rides, ribs at the food court and a special ... Read More »

Did you try the Sweet Corn Ice Cream?

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 8/19/14

August 16 & 17 was the kick off for the 30th Anniversary of Cornfest. Passers by were able to purchase either a Super Raffle ticket for $100 that gives them a chance at winning $3000 or 4 chances of winning $400. Also up for sale was the new 30th ... Read More »

Cornfest Kick Off

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 8/08/14

 

After all Masses Enjoy a free sample of our sweet corn ice cream! Buy your $100 Super Raffle ticket to be eligible to win the grand prize of $3000 or 1 of 4 drawings for $500 each and a 30th Anniversary Raffle ticket for $30 and be eligible ... Read More »

Vacation Bible School 2014

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 7/18/14

VBS was a great success this year! Over 160 St. Jude of the Lake youth participated this year in the Weird Animals VBS. They had fun learning about God's unconditional love through music, crafts, games, and bible stories.

The staff would like to thank all the volunteers who helped ... Read More »

Golf Outing Fun

Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 6/27/14

Despite the sprinkles and wet course, fun was had by all.

 

 

The 9th Annual Golf Outing was on June 22 at the Applewood Hills Golf Course. Adults and kids alike enjoyed the friendly competition for the Best Ball Scramble and the fun raffles along the way. ... Read More »