Ladies of St. Francis September Gathering

Farewell Summer - Welcome Fall Ladies, let's get our new gathering season started off by completely filling Solanus Hall on Tuesday, September 26, 2017. Dinner will be at 6:00 p.m. with the cost being $6. Please call Edna at 224-3957 to make your reservation. We hope to make our gatherings this year inspiring, entertaining, and of course lots of fun! All ladies of St. Francis Parish are … [Read more...]

Holy Name Society Golf Outing – October 1st

The Holy Name Society is sponsoring a golf outing to raise money for St. Francis School. All are invited to join us at Westview Golf Course, Sunday, October 1, 2017 at 12 Noon with a shot gun start at 1:00 p.m. It costs $65 per person which covers 18 holes of golf (holes 1-18), cart fees, hot dogs, soup and chips before we play, Sub way sandwiches after wards, free refreshments and prizes. You do … [Read more...]

Parish School of Religion (PSR) Registration

Our Parish School of Religion starts Monday, September 18, from 6:00-7:15 p.m. Registration forms are available at the church doors. If you are new to the program or returning from last year, please pick up your registration forms. They are also available at the Parish Office. … [Read more...]

St. Francis Community Assistance Update

Due to a shortage of resources, St. Francis Food Pantry will be closed from August 28 – September 10, 2017. The numbers of people served in both July and August have been high and the two-week closure time will allow for the shelves to be stocked more adequately. September is the SFCA quarterly appeal and this ministry would like to challenge all parishioners to give generously to this ministry. … [Read more...]

Young Moms Together Gatherings Starting in September

Young Moms Together will again be gathering at Solanus Hall, on the first and third Tuesdays of each month, from 9:00 to 10:30 a.m., beginning Tuesday, September 19. Come together to form and strengthen friendships. Encourage each other to grow in the Catholic faith as you reflect on Sunday’s gospel and share prayer. All young mothers are welcome to attend whenever possible, and children, … [Read more...]

Couple’s Prayer Group September Gathering

Couple’s Prayer Group will be held Thursday, September 7 at 6:00 p.m. in the St. Francis Parish Center. Daycare will be provided for all children, along with dinner. Please RSVP with a side dish and number of children (if any) if you plan to attend to Emily Wellman, 217-257-3536. Hope to see you there! … [Read more...]

Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University Classes

Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University Class at St. Francis will begin on Sunday, September 10. The class will meet for nine straight Sunday evenings from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the new Parish Center. ALL PARISHIONERS ARE WELCOME! This isn’t your typical “money class.” FPU is practical, entertaining, and fun! Whether you’re struggling to make ends meet or you’re a millionaire, FPU has … [Read more...]

September Baptism Class Date Moved

St. Francis offers baptism classes on the 1st Monday of every month at 6:00 p.m. in the Rectory. The September class has been moved to September 11 due to the rectory and school being closed on September 4. … [Read more...]

Ladies of St. Francis Card Party – September 7th

Thursday, September 7, 2017 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Hosted by: David and Mary Ann Hildebrand St. Francis Solanus Hall. All are invited to play cards or games. Call Marcia for reservations at 222-3370. … [Read more...]

Divorce and Beyond Workshop – Register Soon

The “Divorce and Beyond” Workshop is designed to help and support women and men beyond the pain of divorce. We are truly divorced only when we finally let go of our marriage, mourn our loss, and adjust ourselves to our new life. Registration and a $20.00 donation for materials is required. People of all faiths and beliefs are welcome. Meetings are at St. Francis Solanus Church, 17th and … [Read more...]