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...]