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Famous George Gorman Dinner

Photo of priests at the Famous Geroge Gorman Dinner 2018

We didn't have enough space in the last update for the photographs of the Famous George Gorman Dinner but we have them now.

To see them and John Muelhberger's comments click here.

If you want to see for the first time, or see again, the photographs of the Golf Outing click here.

SSM Golf Outing

Photo of Jim wilson with Jime Burns and Gary McCoy

We did the usual things: had a wonderful time with the Sisters, Servants of Mary, meeting other people, eating a fine lunch and playing golf. But, most wonderful, was to see Jim Wilson who, despite his recent illness, made a special effort to come back and join the Sisters he has supported for so long.

See the photos of the event here.

Ordination to the Priesthood June 30, 2018

Photo of

We don't yet have photographs of the orindation to the priesthood of Deacons Viet Nguyen and Carter Zielinski but they should arrive in a few more days. We will have a link to them on this page. The photo above is from the 2016 ordination of Fr. Martinez and is a placeholder only.

Pitchin for Priest - July 6: details, see calendar!

Archbishop Naumann Official Baseball Card
Original Archbishop Naumann baseball card

Blisters for Sisters Updated

We still don't have the summation of the amount raised for Sisters, but we do have the photos of Dick Shaw of Blisters for Sisters 2018, These are great photos and you should glance at them here.

First reports on the SI convention

We hope to have a report and photographs of the SI convention ready for our July update.

The saints in 60 seconds

President's letter for July 2018

photograph of Tom SpencerFellow Serrans,
As summer begins, the heat reminds us that we are in the Midwest, yet the Serra Club’s activities continue to thrive. June is the month we had our annual golf outing for the Sisters Servants of Mary.

Read the complete letter here.

God Moments

We evangelize each other by sharing personal stories of faith, the purpose of this section. Read the compelling story of faith by Gene Schreiner offered for this month.

In the 1980’s while I was working for IBM in KC I came down with bronchitis one winter after a cold. The Bronchitis seemed to hang on and on. After sometime I went to the doctor who confirmed I had a bad case of bronchitis and in addition to getting a prescription to treat it I was told that because of damage to my bronchial tubes I should be careful because I most likely would get bronchitis anytime I caught a cold. Read more here.

The Serra Club of Morogoro

photo of Serra Club of Morogoro on a fieldtrip
Two boys from a Catholic School join their friends in Morogoro

The Board of the Serra Club of Kansas City in Kansas has established a "Sister Relationship" with the Serra Club of Morogoro in order to help them further develop their vocation, membership and outreach activities.

We transmitted a letter from the Bishop of Morogoro to Archbishop Naumann thanking him for approval of this relationship (see above). To further assist the Serra Club of Morogoro in their vocations activities the Board authorized sending them a financial donation. Read more about the Serra Club of Morogoro here.

Serra International

Sunday, July 1, 2018 is the feast day of our patron Saint Junipero Serra.

Pope Francis' intentions for July 2018

Evangelization – Priests and their pastoral ministry: That priests who feel fatigue and loneliness in their pastoral work may find relief and comfort in their intimacy with the Lord and with their brother priests.

Send a birthday greeting to your favorite priest or seminarian

July birthdays? Click HERE
August birthdays? Click HERE

To search birthdays in 2018 by last name click HERE.

To see seminarians adopted by KCK Serrans click HERE.


July Newsletter Click on the image to see the current and the previous 5 months of Serra KCK Newsletters. They will open in Adobe Reader. Then print your newsletter directly from the Adobe Reader menu, if you wish.

For historians and others who may be interested

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