Mercy Is Possible Enrollment
S t. George will be hosting its Summer Program from August 1-4 from 9am-12noon. This year we will be focusing on the Corporal Works of Mercy in - side of a Secret Agent theme. It is open to all children in our community. Registration forms can be found in the Gathering Space. If you would like to help, or be a part of the creative process, please contact
Come join your fellow parishioners for an evening of Bunco on Wednesday, August 3, 6:30pm in the meeting hall. Bring a snack to share, your drink of choice and $5.00.
As we are traveling with Jesus this summer, the St. George Youth will be collecting new or slightly used shoes for the Franciscan Mission Warehouse to send to the Philippines for those in need. We will be collecting through August. Thank you for your support of this worthy cause. There is a collection box in the gathering area for your donation.
Knights of Columbus meet the 4th Thursday of the month.
Rice & Pinto Beans Needed
The Migrant Farmworkers Assistance asks us to donate medium to small bags of rice and pinto beans. This is a great opportunity to practice the corporal work of mercy, feeding the hungry. A collection box will be in the gathering area. From August through September, we will collect food for our brothers and sisters working in the orchards.
Next meeting will be July 28, 7:00pm, in the meeting hall.
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.
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 email@example.com for more information.