St. George will be hosting a FREE Community Trick-or-Treat experience on Sunday October 30th from 4-7pm in the St. George Parking Lot. If you would like to sign up to host a car, please sign up in the Gathering Space. For any information please contact Caitlin Mastin, DRE. Candy Donations Welcome!
(Any leftover candy or gifts will be taken to Golden Living Nursing Home for use by the residents on Halloween for Trick-or-Treaters)
Parish Directory and Photo Opportunity
St. George will be publishing an updated Parish Directory with the help of Lifetouch this fall. The pictures as well as contact information will be updated and our new Parishioners will have an opportunity to be added. Photo sessions will be held by Lifetouch in the Meeting Hall on Ocotober 27, 28 and 29th.
This is a wonderful opportunity to have a professional photo session for your ever changing family. A link to schedule your personal session is below.
Hope everyone has an opportunity to join us.
Funeral Planning Workshop
Fr Matthew will be giving a funeral planning workshop on Wed, Oct 26 from 6:30-8:30pm in the church.
Coats, Jackets & Blankets Needed
Project Warmth Collection
Starting this weekend Social Justice is collecting coats, jackets, blankets, and all warm outerwear for the homeless and poor of the Kansas City area. Harvesters sponsors Project Warmth, with all donations due Nov 5th. A collection box will be in the gathering area Oct 22/23 and Oct 29/30 for your donations.
PSR classes have begun.
Classes will be held from 9:45a.m. - 11:00a.m. in the YEC building.
Confirmation Kicking Off
Confirmation will be having a meeting involving parents on Sunday Oct. 23rd at 11 am at the YEC. Please bring your schedules. For more information, please contact Caitlin Mastin, 816-263-0375, email@example.com.
First Sacraments Classes
First Sacrament student classes will begin Oct. 23rd at 11 am in the YEC. For more information, please contact Caitlin Mastin, 816-263-0375 or Maureen Carey,816-565-2105.
Have you or someone you know been thinking of joining the Catholic Church? Now is an excellent time to consider "stepping out of the boat" to follow Jesus. For information on being a part of the Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults please contact Caitlin Mastin, 816-263-0375 or the Parish Office, 633-7475.
Knights of Columbus meet the 4th Thursday of the month. Next meeting will be October 27, 7:30p.m. in the YEC.
Free Correspond ence Courses
There is a pamphlet providing a list of free correspondence courses sponsored by the Vincentian Community and the Religious Information Bureau of the Missouri Knights of Columbus on the kiosk in the gathering area. The courses are available to everyone and
The Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph is committed to combating sexual abuse in the Church. If you are a victim of sexual abuse, or if you observe or suspect sexual abuse
The Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph is committed to combatting sexual abuse in the Church. If you are a victim of sexual abuse, or if you observe or suspect sexual abuse:
1. Call the Missouri Child Abuse Hotline at 1-800-392-3738 (if the victim is currently under the age of 18), and
2. Contact your local law enforcement agency or call 911, and
3. After reporting to these civil and law enforcement authorities, report suspected sexual abuse of a minor or vulnerable adult to the Diocesan Ombudsman, Jenifer Valenti, at 816-812-2500 or JeniferValenti@att.net, if the abuse involves a priest, deacon, employee or volunteer of the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph.
The Diocese has a sincere commitment to providing care and healing resources to victims of sexual abuse and their families. Please contact Victim Advocate Kathleen at 816-392-0011 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.