June 16, 2019

Register for P.R.E.

Registration is now open for Fall 2019 Parish Religious
Education classes. Returning and new students may register by clicking on the tab above.

Summer Hours

During the months of June and July, the St. Francis Parish Office will be CLOSED on Fridays. We will be available to assist you from 9am until 5pm Monday through Thursday (closed 1:00-1:30pm for lunch). Happy Summer!

Register now for the EDGE Youth Summer Camp!

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Room in the Inn Summer Nights, May thorugh August – Sign up Now!

St. Francis Room in the Inn Summer Session Begins May 16th! 

Sign up Now!

Room in the Inn’s summer sessions begin May 16th and continue through the middle of August. On Thursdays, St. Francis serves those experiencing homelessness, inviting them to be our guests at the Ozanam Center (St. Vincent de Paul Soup Kitchen), located at 1306 Monroe.

Room in the Inn offers food, shelter, and a shower to those in need of our aid. You can assist in this endeavor by considering any of the following opportunities below to serve.  There is a job for everyone!

You can serve by:

  • Driving the bus and picking up our guests
  • Greeting our guests
  • Making beds
  • Organizing the clothes closet
  • Arranging hygiene items
  • Preparing the showers
  • Setting tables
  • Cooking delicious, nutritious food
  • Baking scrumptious desserts
  • Setting tables or making lunches
  • Doing laundry
  • Serving as an overnight shepherd and spend the night with our guests
  • Making the guests feel welcomed and loved
  • Sending off full, clean, and well-rested guests in the morning with a smile!
  • Cleaning up the center to get ready for the next group

If you are unable to give your time, you may also help by donating much-needed supplies or by making a monetary donation.

To sign up click here

To donate supplies, please check out the Room in the Inn Wish list on Amazon.com:    RITI WISH LIST.

To make a monetary donation, please click on the green giving link on the Homepage, and then select Room In the Inn under the list of  “Second and or Misc” collections.

For more  information, please call Jim Burge at (901) 254-1595 or the church office at (901) 756-1213.

Come join us!  Be part of the “Inn” crowd!

June is Food Drive Month for the Poor Clare Nuns

The St. Francis of Assisi Parish Ministry for the Poor Clare Nuns is asking for your support. 

During the month of June you can leave your donations in boxes located in the vestibule. Donation deadline is June 30th.

15 oz. Cans: Corn, Peas, Pork & Beans, Black-eyed Peas, Kidney Beans, Fruit Cocktail, Peaches

29 oz. Cans: Beef Stew, Chicken & Dumplings

Any size: canned soup – any kind

Small size: Rice (plain or mixes), Spaghetti, Macaroni, Tuna Fish, Canned Chicken, Spam, Dried Milk (lots!), Dried Potatoes, Hamburger Helper, Tuna Helper, Chicken Helper

Other: Kleenex , toilet paper, napkins, laundry detergent, Bounce fabric softener – unscented please, paper plates (no foam please), cooking oil – 24 ounce, mayonnaise – 32 ounce

Kroger Gift Cards