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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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 6/13/14
If you have ever wondered why St. Jude?
As we close the 2013-2014 school year I would like to express to the entire community my deep appreciation for your support of time, talent and treasure that gave us the opportunity to have a successful school year.Our students made ... Read More »
Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 6/11/14
In his reflection on the Gospel for Pentecost, John 17: 20-26, Pope Francis said the church is made up of people with a variety of differences and gifts, and if one wants to belong to it, he or she must be motivated by love and enter with "your whole ... Read More »
Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 5/15/14
Postal Service "Stamp Out Hunger" Drive took place on Saturday, May 10. The carriers for the Mahtomedi area brought donations in all throughout the day. Because of their efforts and the communities generosity 4,226 pounds of food was collected. WOW!!!
Posted by Kathy Giuliano on 4/09/14
St. Jude Lenten Fish Bake dinner was a HUGE success! The Fun-Raising team would like to thank the approximately 300 diners for joining us and contributing socially and financially to our parish. A big thanks to the volunteers—youth ... Read More »