RCIA Right of Sending

RCIA Rite of Sending  Congratulations to these RCIA unbaptized Catechumens who were sent forth during the 8 am Mass on February 18 to Bishop Paprocki at the Cathedral in Springfield:  Keith Oliver Christopher Reed Alyssa Oliver Stephen Trimble Stephanie Usery  They were declared to be “The Elect,” meaning they are elected by God to be baptized and initiated into the Catholic Church this Easter.  Also recognized by Bishop Paprocki and celebrating their Call to Continuing Conversion are these baptized candidates:  Terry Jackson      Rebecca Townsend Jamie Kennedy      Mackenzie Barker Lisa Muniz      Ayden Perez Shannon O’Heron  Molly Piper Kelly...

Journey to Bethlehem

The Journey to Bethlehem is open from 6 pm through 8 pm on Saturday, December 16, 2017.  The journey begins in the gathering space.  Travel the road to Bethlehem at your leisure as our school children re-enact the journey.  The journey includes live Nativity scene and live animals.  Refreshments follow in Morris Hall.

Financial Peace University

Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University – the money class that will change your life.  Take control of your financial future once and for all.  Sign up today! 9 Monday sessions starting Jan. 8 – March 3 at 6:30 pm, Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Morris Hall.  Cost: $75.  To register: email your name and phone number to sspeterpaulcollinsville@gmail.com or call (618) 345-4343.

Thank You from Glenmary Home Missioners

Father Bruce Brylinski who visited our parish in August thanks our parish community for its generous support of the home missions.  More than $3,000 was donated.  We will also be sending any leftover clothing, shoes, etc. from our October Yard Sale to the Glenmary Missions.  Continue to pray for these missionary efforts in our own country.   Fr. Bruce Brylinski

Bible Study – Exodus: Called to Freedom

Do you want to experience true freedom? Have you ever wondered what freedom means, and how to find it? Exodus is often seen as the defining moment in Israel’s history, when God called Israel out of slavery in Egypt to freedom. The story of Exodus isn’t only Israel’s story, however – it’s also our story. Exodus: Called to Freedom looks through the lens of Christ and the Church to show how God ultimately desired to free us from the deadly grip of sin so that we could have authentic freedom. Join us for Exodus: Called to Freedom A 10-week...