Our Respect Life Ministry is forming an e-mail tree. Sign-up cards will be in the pews the weekend of Jan. 31/Feb. 1, or sign up online here.
Fifth graders interested in being altar servers should call the parish office at 815/248-2490 to receive a packet. Training will take place
Wednesday, February 4 & 11
6:00 – 7:00 p.m. at St. Mary Church
Congratulations to Helen Fisk,
our Woman of the Year!
We are seeking an organist
to help with our 8:00 mass.
Organists receive a stipend
per mass played.
Please call the parish office at
815/248-2409 if you are interested.
‘SOUPER’ BOWL SUNDAY
On Saturday & Sunday, January 31st/February 1st, before and after all Masses, the 8th grade Confirmation students will be collecting non-perishable foods and monetary donations to benefit our St. Vincent de Paul Society’s Food Pantry.
Beginning February 16, we will have small Bible study groups for adults.
Boy Scout Sunday
is February 8, 2015.
Retreat for Confirmation
Students and Sponsors
Sunday, February 8
Begins with 10:30 a.m. mass
Ends at 2:00 p.m.
We, the Catholic Faith Community of St. Mary/St. Patrick, called by Baptism to be a visible sign of Christ’s love, commit ourselves to witness to Jesus Christ’s Gospel call to spread the word of God through the celebration of the sacraments, through the practice of Christ’s law of love and through personal growth and relationship with Jesus Christ.