Browsing the 2019 archive of Current Events

Road Closure Notice

Posted by Betsy Glasenapp on 6/07/19

Road Closure: Parkway Drive at Railroad Crossing, June 9-11

Florida East Coast Railroad will be performing maintenance work at the railroad crossing at Parkway Drive beginning Sunday, June 9 at 6 a.m. until Tuesday, June 11 at 11:59 p.m. No traffic will be able to cross at this location ... Read More »

Daily Bread Volunteers

Posted by Betsy Glasenapp on 5/31/19

As the summer vacation time begins, many of our wonderful volunteers have gone back North. If you have time, the Daily Bread volunteer group could use your help. Daily Bread is a local soup kitchen located at 815 Fee Ave, Melbourne, that serves a hot meal everyday to our ... Read More »

Family Promise Hosting

Posted by Betsy Glasenapp on 5/24/19

We’re moving quickly towards our 7th hosting next month, June 23-30. We’re getting into a good groove but don’t want to get complacent. We want to continue to GROW our ministry, so please:1. Come to training Monday, June 3, 6-8pm, Buescher Center Room 411. Mark Sexton from Family Promise ... Read More »

Might you be called to the Ministry of being a Greeter?

Posted by Betsy Glasenapp on 5/16/19

 We are in need of volunteer Greeters who will warmly welcome parishioners and visitors to the Mass they normally attend.

We currently have ushers at each Mass who perform several tasks before, during and after Mass. However, in this new ministry our volunteers' only task is to warmly greet ... Read More »

Confession Times Change

Posted by Betsy Glasenapp on 5/10/19

Starting Wednesday, May 15th the Wednesday evening Confession time period will be 5:00 - 6:30pm.

May Crowning

Posted by Betsy Glasenapp on 5/10/19

Join us Tuesday evening, May 14th at 6:30pm in the Church. Our parish community along with many of the First Communicants will sing, pray and honor the Virgin Mary. Pray the rosary. Bring a flower to place at Our Lady's feet. All are welcome. REFRESHMENTS FOLLOWING IN THE HALL! ... Read More »

Celebration Weekend - May 4th & 5th

Posted by Betsy Glasenapp on 5/03/19

We joyfully celebrate this weekend

- First Holy Communion at the Saturday 4:30 pm Mass and Sunday 9:30 am 11:30 am Masses

- Senior Night at the 5:30 pm Mass.

Join in the joy of our families as they celebrate these wonderful moments of faith and life.

April 28th Celebration!

Posted by Betsy Glasenapp on 4/26/19

Hi Ascension Church Family,

This Sunday (April 28th) at the 11:30 am Mass, our church family has a double celebration. We are celebrating the Diamond Jubilee of our parish And we are having our Farewell Celebration for Sisters Immaculata and Joseph.

Bishop Noonan will preside at the celebration.

You ... Read More »

Florida Today Celebrates our Sisters

Posted by Betsy Glasenapp on 4/26/19

Florida Today ran an article on our own Sister Immaculata and Sister Joseph! Click below to see some video footage as well as the article.

Triduum & Easter Services

Posted by Betsy Glasenapp on 4/18/19

Holy Thursday, April 18th7:00 pm Mass (Celebration of the Lord’s Supper) - **Bring your offering for the poor.Confessions afterwards

Good Friday, April 19th9:00 am Good Friday Prayer Walk in Downtown Melbourne (gathering at Our Lady of Lourdes)3:00 pm The Lord’s Passion5:30 pm Living Stations of the CrossConfessions after both services

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