Aluminum Can Collection This Weekend
Because of the icy conditions last weekend we will extend the aluminum can collection thru this weekend, January 21 & 22. All proceeds are used to help buy medical supplies for the students of St Joan of Arc School in rural Uganda. If you have forgotten your cans please call or email Jean Falke, 816-263-7945, email@example.com.
Knights of Columbus Free Throw Contest
The Knights of Columbus is sponsoring a Free Throw Contest for ALL youth ages 9-14. The contest will be held at the Upper Elementary School on January 19 at 6:00pm. You may pre-register by calling the Odessa Parks Department or you can register on January 19 when you come to the event.
Poinsettia Give Away
The poinsettia’s from Christmas are on the table in the gathering area. Please give one a home.
Water when the pot is dry.
They will last a number of months in a sunny window.
Classes Have Resumed
Classes are held from 9:45a.m. - 11:00a.m. in the
YEC building for pre-school through 8th grade.
Confirmation Class is meeting on Sunday mornings at 11:00am in the YEC Building.
Contact Caitlin Snow 816-263-0375 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on any of the above listed classes.
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 will have their monthly meeting on January 26, 2017, 7:30pm, in the meeting hall.
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.