St. Francis School Newsletter – August 28, 2015

REMINDER: SCHOOL DOORS OPEN AT 7:55 A.M. Please note that if a student comes to school before 8:00 a.m. they will need to go to Before Care. The doors will not open until 7:55 for the students due to liability purposes so no one is allowed to sit in the halls. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation regarding the safety of your children. BIRTH CERTIFICATE LETTER If you received this … [Read more...]

Get In Touch With God

Three ideas from St. Francis of Assisi. To understand the Franciscan view during the Year of Consecrated Life, plan to participate in a Day of Reflection at St. Francis Solanus Parish Hall in Quincy, Illinois, on Saturday, October 3, 2015 from 9:30 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. Enjoy a day immersed in Franciscan thought and tradition. The day will end with Transitus at 7:00 P.M., a celebration of St. Francis' … [Read more...]

Divorce & Beyond Workshop

“Divorce and Beyond” Workshop is designed to help and support people 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. The workshop is for those who are divorced. The team leaders consist of formerly divorced people and a retired judge formerly assigned to family court. Topics covered include: The … [Read more...]

Holy Name Meeting – All Men Invited!

Monday August 31st at 7 pm in Solanus Hall South.  Food and refreshments will be served.  All men of our parish are welcome to attend. New to the parish? We would love to see you there! Call Dennis Holbrook with any questions: 224-3898 … [Read more...]

Catholics Returning Home

Do you know someone who has left the Church? Most of us do not have to look very far to find non-practicing Catholics in our circle of family and friends. Many of us our concerned about these loved ones, but we don’t know how to help them. Obviously, most of them are searching, but how can we help them find their way home? As baptized, practicing Catholics, we have a precious gift of faith and … [Read more...]