Parish Updates

Matt Fradd Event - October 4th

You are invited to join us as Matt Fradd will give his presentation titled, “God, The Universe and Everything” on Thursday, October 4, 2018  at 7 p.m. at St. Mary Church (59 E. Merrill Avenue).  This event will take place in lieu of the Cor Jesu event.


Matt Fradd speaks to tens of thousands of people every year.  He is the best-selling author of several books.  Matt earned his master’s and undergraduate degrees in philosophy from Holy Apostles College.  His podcasts, Love People Use Things and Pints With Aquinas are listened to by tens of thousands of people every month.  Matt lives with his wife, Cameron, and their children in Georgia.


Contact Patrick Hamor for more information

Youth and Young Adult Coordinator

920-921-0580 ext.118 or email

Tim Francis - Do You Believe in Miracles? - October 9th

Join us for this great event on Monday, October 8, 2018 or Tuesday, October 9, 2018 (same presentation each night) 7-9:30 p.m. at Sacred Heart Church (200 S. Peters Avenue).

This presentation hosted by Tim Francis will include amazing video clips showing:


  • 5 different consecrated hosts, from 4 different countries that all turned into human heart tissue at Mass.
  • Communion host caught on film pulsating and beating like a human heart.
  • A statue of Jesus that has been crying and blessing for the last 15 years.
  • A woman who claims to see Jesus and Mary…filmed having the Stigmata (receiving the wounds of Christ from beginning until end).

Click here to watch a video about what you will hear at the event!


Contact Sabina Carter for more information

Director of Christian Formation

920-921-0580 ext.136 or email

Sacramental Preparation Program (Reconciliation/Communion) - Deadlines October 10th

The last day to register is October 10, 2018.  Late registrations will not be accepted.


Start Date: Attend one of the following classes in the Holy Family Hall:

September 29, 2018 3:00-4:00 p.m.
September 30, 2018 9:00-10:00 a.m.
October 1, 2018 4:00-5:00 p.m.


Missed meetings throughout the program will require make up lessons.

Parnell Tower Hike with Fr. John - October 13th

Calling all High School Students!  Join Fr. John in conversation and exercise while hiking up the Parnell Tower from 9:15 a.m. – 3:00 pm.


The Parnell Tower is located at W7876 Co Rd U, Plymouth, WI.  The trail begins from the parking lot on County Highway U.  This 3.5-mile loop overlaps with a segment of the Ice Age National Trail.  The tower is a favorite stop for hikers and backpackers along the trail.

Living Nativity - Tickets on Sale Now

On Sunday, December 2nd, at 4 p.m. and then again at 7 p.m., The Living Nativity a re-telling of the Christmas story, will be presented at Holy Family Catholic Church.  Enjoy a Christmas experience for all ages with live animals, biblical characters and the greatest story ever told.  Sheep, goats, donkeys and camels along with inspiring music will make for a truly memorable and unique experience. An indoor petting zoo will follow the story of the birth of Jesus and also an opportunity to have your family photo taken with the Christmas animals.


Tickets are on sale now and are $10/person; children 2 and under are free.  Tickets are available at Holy Family Parish as well as the North and South offices at SMSA.


Tickets may also be purchased by clicking here or calling 920-921-0850.

Mission Seekers

The FLARE (FDL AREA RELIGIOUS EDUCATORS) presents the following upcoming events for those interested in a summer Mission Trip.


Hammond, IN

June 21-24, 2019

Grades 6-8

“Group” Missions


St. Louis, MO
July 8-14, 2019
Grades 9-12

Alive in You



$495 High school $350 Middle School


If interested, please call Patrick at 920-921-0580 Ext. 118.  Or please click here to register.

Becoming Catholic

Do you ever ask yourself…

What am I looking for in life?

What is the meaning of my life?

How can I be a better person?

What can I do about the loneliness I feel?

How can I come to know God’s love?

How can I know the right path God has in store for me?

If you are asking these questions, or questions like them, the Catholic way of life awaits you. For

centuries people have turned to the Church to find the answer to the deepest and hardest questions of

everyday life. Are you interested in finding out more about how to become a Catholic?

Please call Sabina Carter if you have questions or would like further information, at 920-921-0580, email or click here to visit our website. 

Community Updates

Join 4-H - October 8th

Interested in joining 4-H?  Ledger’s 4-H will have its next meeting for any interested new members in grades K-12th on October 8, 2018 at 7 p.m. at Holy Family-St Peter Church Hall.  For more information call Judy Bertram at 920-922-9379.

Girls Try Hockey For Free - October 6th

Curious about Girls Hockey and want to try ice skating? Like spending athletic time with your peers and looking for a winter sport? Please join the Fond du Lac Thunder Girls Hockey players at Fond du Lac Blue Line Family Ice Center (550 Fond du Lac Avenue) for Girls Try Hockey For Free Saturday, October 6, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.  Equipment will be provided at no cost and there will be on ice helpers available to make sure you enjoy your time on the ice trying this great winter sport!


Questions – please contact Christine Rottman at 920-251-5455.


No need to pre-register. Hope to see you this Saturday, October 6th!

Give Hockey and Figure Skating a try! - October 9th & 17th

Fond du Lac Blue Line Family Ice Center (550 Fond du Lac Avenue) will be hosting an Open House on Tuesday October 9th and Wednesday October 17th from 5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.  Come get a tour of the facility, get more information about their hockey and figure skating programs or get signed up for their free intro to hockey program and/or sign up for weekly figure skating lessons.  

Click here for more information on the event.

Holiday Wonder Arts & Crafts Expo - November 3rd

The Fond du Lac Recreation Department will be hosting a Holiday Wonder Arts & Crafts Expo on Saturday, November 3rd, 2018 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Fond du Lac Fairgrounds Recreation Department.
Admission will be $2 (10 and under free with paid adult).
There will be a Kid’s Creation Station and Santa will be making an appearance from noon to 2:00.
For more information, please click here.