Browsing the 2017 archive of Reflections

Browsing the 2017 archive of Reflections

From the Director of Music and Liturgy

Posted by Laurie Polkus on 10/19/17

Recently, I joined a group of Music Ministry leaders from the Milwaukee Archdiocese to attend an Institute held at the Lutheran School of Theology near the campus of the University of Chicago, sponsored by GIA (Gregorian Institute of America).The focus of the three day event was to help Music Ministers grow ... Read More »

From the Director of Administrative Services

Posted by Arthur Scheuber on 9/28/17

This has been a very busy summer. Several major building maintenance projects have been completed or are in the process of being completed. A new boiler had to be installed in the school section of the parish to replace one of the boilers that began leaking. The church boiler ... Read More »


Posted by Kathie Amidei on 9/28/17

From the Pastoral Associate

By now “Alpha” might be on your radar screen. If not, Alpha is an invitation to look at how Jesus interacts with us in life. It is a spiritual yet practical experience that begins by asking the question, “Is there more to life than this?”

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St. Anthony Concert Series

Posted by Laurie Polkus on 8/31/17

From the Director of Music and LiturgyWe are so blessed with many musically talented people in this parish!

Last year, we began a concert series here at St. Anthony, and it was so well-received that this year, it has grown… Mark your calendars for these AMAZING and FREE opportunities, ... Read More »

Peru Container Shipped!

Posted by Lisa Diebold on 8/31/17

The Peru Container shipped successfully from St. Anthony on August 16 thanks to the help of many. The new bins required to ship Family to Family items worked wonderfully.

A HUGE thanks to all who organized, sorted, and inventoried the past two weeks and then stayed after a late ... Read More »

Growing In God’s Love!

Posted by Ellen Knippel on 8/19/17

Welcome to a new school year!! It seems hard to believe but summer vacation has come to an end and classes begin on Thursday, August 24! All students need to stop in on Wednesday, August 23 (between 3:00 and 7:00pm) to bring in school supplies, meet their teachers, get ... Read More »

Summer Book Read

Posted by Lisa Diebold on 7/12/17

Summer is here! Time to curl up in the hammock, or find that warm place in the sun with a good book!

Visit our Book Read page for details and discussion dates.


All Are Welcome In This Place

Posted by Laurie Polkus on 7/03/17

That song will be our gathering hymn for the weekend of July 15-16…and what a perfect fit!We are about to make some new friends here at St. Anthony. A few months ago, we were approached by members of the staff of St. Coletta to see if we would be open to ... Read More »

Travel with Fellow Parishioners

Posted by Anthony Zimmer on 7/01/17

One beautiful way to build community and make friends is to travel together. I have led many trips and pilgrimages over the years and have always found it to be a rewarding experience with lasting consequences. Last September I announced my next trip which is called “Wonders of China ... Read More »

Festival Wrap Up

Posted by Anthony Zimmer on 7/01/17


As I continue to recover from my stint in the dunk tank, I just wanted to say a word of thanks to the many volunteers who made this year’s parish festival so successful:

• To all those who sold raffle tickets… thanks for going the ... Read More »