July Announcements

July 2018
Natural Family Planning

2018 Humanae vitae Mass and Award Reception July 26
Congratulations Catherine Bahmer!

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Humanae vitae! Join us for the annual Humanae vitae Mass and Award Reception on Thursday, July 26 at Saint Mary’s Church in Little Falls.  We will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Humanae Vitae!  Mass will begin at 7:00 p.m. with Bishop Donald Kettler, our presider. A reception will follow Mass, with the presentation of the 2018 Humanae Vitae Award to Catherine Bahmer.  We hope you will join us.


Celebrate Natural Family Planning (NFP) Awareness Week July 22-28, 2018!

Plan now to celebrate NFP Week. This year’s theme is, “Generations of Love, Humanae vitae (1968-2018) Natural Family Planning, Celebrate God’s Gift of Married Love!” A colorful poster and other online resources are available at http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/marriage-and-family/natural-family-planning/awareness-week/.  This is a great time to learn about NFP and God’s plan for married love.

A First Instruction in the Billings Ovulation Method will be offered in:
(Please select your location below and add to the announcement)

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Breckenridge by appointment at St. Mary’s Church. For more information, or to register, contact Julie Budke at bhome.jmj@gmail.com or 218-731-3953. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
Fergus Falls by appointment at Our Lady of Victory Church. For more information, or to register, contact Julie Budke at bhome.jmj@gmail.com or 218-731-3953. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
Glenwood by appointment at Sacred Heart Church. For more information, or to register, contact Amanda Recker at mandyrecker@hotmail.com or 320-239-2108. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
Little Falls on Tuesday, July 10 at 7:30 p.m. at the NFP Office in the Unity Specialty Center of St. Gabriel’s Hospital. For more information, or to register, contact Mary Bontjes at bontjesmary@yahoo.com or call the Little Falls NFP Office at 320-631-5660. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
Long Prairie on Monday, July 23 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Mary of Mt. Carmel Church. For more information, or to register, contact Victoria Bulcher at vbulcher@stmaryslp.org or 320-360-5193. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
Morris by appointment at the Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Mary or in the Board Room of the Stevens Community Medical Center. For more information, or to register, contact Joan Jay at georgejay@hotmail.com or 320-589-4865. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
Osakis by appointment at St. Agnes School. For more information, or to register, contact Hollie Kulzer at bhk97@hotmail.com or 320-859-5864. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
Randall by appointment at St. James Church. For more information, or to register, contact Mary Bontjes at bontjesmary@yahoo.com or 320-360 6599. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
Rice on Monday, July 9 at 6:30 p.m. at Immaculate Conception Church. For more information, or to register, contact Ann Marschel at amarschel21@gmail.com or 320-290-6311. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
St. Cloud on Monday, July 16 at 6:30 p.m. at the Office of Marriage & Family. For more information, or to register, contact Sheila Reineke at omf@gw.stcdio.org or 320-252-4721. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
St. Michael on Monday, July 9 at 6:00 p.m. in Room #4 at St. Michael’s Church. For more information, or to register, contact Nora Dehmer at noradehmer@hotmail.com or 320-248-5892. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
Sauk Centre by appointment at CentraCare Health – Sauk Centre Hospital. For more information, or to register, contact Lola or Mark Welle at marlo@mainstreetcom.com or 320-352-6014. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
Wadena on Friday, July 27 at 5:30 p.m. at St. Ann’s Church. For more information, or to register, contact Victoria Bulcher at vbulcher@saintanns.net or 320-360-5193. Appointments can also be made with Mary Jorgenson at mvjorgenson48@gmail.com or 218-631-4759. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!

August Announcements

August 2018
Natural Family Planning

A Divine Design:  Marriage and Natural Family Planning!

Learn about the benefits of Natural Family Planning (NFP) as you plan your family in harmony with nature and God’s plan for married love.  NFP is effective, healthy and marriage building. For more information, visit www.stcdio.org/omf/nfp.

A First Instruction in the Billings Ovulation Method will be offered in:
(Please select your location below and add to the announcement)
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Breckenridge by appointment at St. Mary’s Church. For more information, or to register, contact Julie Budke at bhome.jmj@gmail.com or 218-731-3953. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
Fergus Falls by appointment at Our Lady of Victory Church. For more information, or to register, contact Julie Budke at bhome.jmj@gmail.com or 218-731-3953. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
Glenwood by appointment at Sacred Heart Church. For more information, or to register, contact Amanda Recker at mandyrecker@hotmail.com or 320-239-2108. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
Little Falls on Tuesday, August 7 at 7:30 p.m. at the NFP Office in the Unity Specialty Center of St. Gabriel’s Hospital. For more information, or to register, contact Mary Bontjes at bontjesmary@yahoo.com or call the Little Falls NFP Office at 320-631-5660. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
Long Prairie on Monday, August 27 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Mary of Mt. Carmel Church. For more information, or to register, contact Victoria Bulcher at vbulcher@stmaryslp.org or 320-360-5193. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
Morris by appointment at the Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Mary or in the Board Room of the Stevens Community Medical Center. For more information, or to register, contact Joan Jay at georgejay@hotmail.com or 320-589-4865. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
Osakis by appointment at St. Agnes School. For more information, or to register, contact Hollie Kulzer at bhk97@hotmail.com or 320-859-5864. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
Randall by appointment at St. James Church. For more information, or to register, contact Mary Bontjes at bontjesmary@yahoo.com or 320-360 6599. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
Rice on Monday, August 6 at 6:30 p.m. at Immaculate Conception Church. For more information, or to register, contact Ann Marschel at amarschel21@gmail.com or 320-290-6311. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
St. Cloud on Thursday, August 16 at 6:30 p.m. at the Office of Marriage & Family. For more information, or to register, contact Sheila Reineke at omf@gw.stcdio.org or 320-252-4721. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
St. Michael on Monday, August 13 at 6:00 p.m. in Room #4 at St. Michael’s Church. For more information, or to register, contact Nora Dehmer at noradehmer@hotmail.com or 320-248-5892. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
Sauk Centre by appointment at CentraCare Health – Sauk Centre Hospital. For more information, or to register, contact Lola or Mark Welle at marlo@mainstreetcom.com or 320-352-6014. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!
Wadena on Friday, August 24 at 5:30 p.m. at St. Ann’s Church. For more information, or to register, contact Victoria Bulcher at vbulcher@saintanns.net or 320-360-5193. Appointments can also be made with Mary Jorgenson at mvjorgenson48@gmail.com or 218-631-4759. The class is approximately 1½ to 2 hours long. *Note: Most insurance plans cover the cost of NFP Instruction and follow-up!