Saint Lawrence Parish

206 Second Street South
P.O. Box 246
Alma, WI 54610
Rectory Phone: (608) 687-3496
Office Phone: (608) 687-8418


The Church has issued the decree that the obligation to attend Sunday Mass remains dispensed until further notice. It is highly encouraged that those in at-risk populations should continue to participate in the Mass via television and social media. Sunday Masses continue to be televised and live streamed on the Diocese of La Crosse website, YouTube channel, Facebook.

FridayAug 07

  • 8:00 am Mass(Immaculate Conception, Fountain City)

    † Jeffrey Semling

SaturdayAug 08

  • 4:30 pm Mass(St. Boniface, Waumandee)

    All Entrusted To Our Pastor’s Care

SundayAug 09

  • 7:15 am - 7:45 am Confession(St. Lawrence, Alma)
  • 8:00 am Mass(St. Lawrence, Alma)

    † Andrew Noll

  • 10:00 am Mass(Immaculate Conception, Fountain City)

    † Aaron Bagniewski

MondayAug 10

  • NO Mass

TuesdayAug 11

  • 5:30 pm Mass(Immaculate Conception, Fountain City)

    † Ray & Mercille Bagniewski

WednesdayAug 12

  • 8:00 am Mass(Immaculate Conception, Fountain City)

    † Elaine Rohrer

ThursdayAug 13

  • 8:00 am Mass(Immaculate Conception, Fountain City)

    † LeRoy Bechly

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Children & Adult Bulletin Worship

These are anxious times, but we who follow Jesus are assured He is with us always. Thank you for wanting to continue to share that Good News with the children and families you serve. It is perhaps more important now than ever.

To assist you, we have put together a packet of free resources -- puzzles, Bible activities, worship bulletins on carefully selected topics and Scripture texts --  We pray these will strengthen the families, and especially the young disciples, with whom you work.

You can find the page with links to the PDF files here:

May you also be strengthened as you serve in Christ's name!

P.S. Our sister publication, The Wired Word is making freely available this week's adult Sunday school lesson, which hits the pandemic head-on from the Scriptures. You can securely download the lesson at

Help Wanted: Cook

St. Boniface Catholic School in Waumandee is looking for a cook for the school year. It would be 4 hrs on Monday, Wednesday,Thursday and some Fridays. If you are able and interested, please call Carrie Venner-Adams at 608-687-3228.

Reunite - Rebuild - Rejoice - Recovery Appeal

This is an exciting week in our Reunite, Rebuild and Rejoice Recovery Appeal as we begin to celebrate the success of the Appeal and invite others to join in this important effort.

St. Boniface Families that made a Recovery Appeal Gift: 23
Total Recovery Gift Dollar Amount: $ 5,238.
Families that Committed to an Increase weekly: 1

St. Lawrence Families that made a Recovery Appeal Gift: 26
Total Recovery Gift Dollar Amount: $4,014.
Families that Committed to an Increase weekly: 1

Immaculate Conception Families that made a Recovery Appeal Gift: 54
Total Recovery Gift Dollar Amount: $9,930.
Families that Committed to an Increase weekly: 8


WI Farmer Wellness Hotline

La Crosse Diocese farmers who are facing extreme stress and other challenges now have access to a free and confidential counseling resource: the Farm Center at the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Agency. This is a 24/7 Farmer Wellness Hotline; it can be reached at 1-888-901-2558. Licensed mental health professionals contracted by the department will provide immediate, in-the-moment care. In addition, long-term options are available. Persons who prefer an in-person session can request to meet with a local provider through the Farm Center’s (1-800-942-2474) longstanding Counseling Voucher Program.


St. Boniface Church Picnic

Aug 16, 2020: 10:00am - 2:00pm

We are going forward with a parish picnic as a physically distanced version of St. Boniface Fall Festival on Sun, Aug 16 in Waumandee! We will do a drive thru style meal with your choice of our homestyle meal or charcoal chicken and milkshakes along with an online auction and raffle. We will be servingfrom 10:00am-2:00pm. To help plan better we are asking that you pre-order all meals by Fri, Jul 31. Order forms are available online or by calling either of the offices or you may call Karen at 715-495-0417.

Auction Items Wanted: Please consider donating to our St. Boniface Picnic Online Auction, there will be a limit of 150 items, a picture is required, contact LaVerne Pronschinske at 715-495-1208 with items as we gather information for donations.

Deadline is Mon, Jul 20 so we can compile things for the online portion which will start Thu, Aug 6 and end at 9:00am Sun, Aug 16.

Online Auction Item #1: Riding Lawn Mower donated by Tom Terrific.


Witnesses for Christ VIRTUAL Conference

Aug 29, 2020

The Witnesses for Christ Conference this August will be VIRTUAL! Fr. Timothy Gallagher will present on “Overcoming Spiritual Discouragement.” Learn to findfreedom from one of the greatest obstacles in life – the “cage” of everyday discouragement we all experience. This is such a timely topic in light of the current difficult situation. The presentations by Fr. Gallagher will be live-streamed by ZOOM webinar on Sat, Aug 29. These presentations on overcoming spiritual discouragement will be extremely practical and understandable for any interested adult. Fr. Gallagher’s warmth and style of speaking is for people of all states in life and all levels of formation.


Tres Ecclesiae Southern Buffalo County Food Pantry

Sep 1, 2020 (every first Tuesday of the month)

Tres Ecclesiae Southern Buffalo County Food Pantry food distribution will be held on the first Tuesday of the month at the Immaculate Conception Parish Life Center from 5:00-6:30pm.