WEEKLY OFFERING ~ July 7-8
Total to Date
Envelopes ~ 305 Loose Children ~ 22 Adopt-A-Student Total Budget Goal Difference
Comparison to 1 Year Ago (YTD)
Total YTD 2007-08 07-01-07 to 07-08-07
Total YTD 2006-07 07-01-06 to 07-09-06
Difference for YTD 2008 to YTD 2007
Tune into Catholic Radio This Sunday, July 15, from 8:00 A.M. to noon on
Effingham’s WCRA AM 1090, the broadcast will be:
8-9:00 A.M.: 9-10:00 A.M.:
The Meaning of True Freedom The Divinity of Christ
Mass at St. Anthony Church, Effingham
The Historical Reliability of the Gospels
Please tell your friends and family about Catholic radio.
Protecting God’s Children Workshop Tuesday, August 21, from 6:30 P.M. to 9:30 P.M. St. Thomas Parish Center, Newton Call 618-783-3517 to register
Soul Wars: Join us next weekend for this Star Wars
themed Life Band and
Night on evangelization.
looking for interested musicians for the band. also always looking for adults that feel called to core members. Contact Rob Grupe if interested.
We are serve as
611 W. FAYETTE AVE. EFFINGHAM, IL 62401
OFFICE: (217) 347-0404 FAX: (217) 347-0408
Parish priest: Fr. Robert Spriggs Principal: Judy Luchtefeld Trustees: Lou Viverito & George Westjohn Religious Education: George Wenthe Business Manager: Mark Volk Office Manager: Darlene Koester Music Coordinator: Marlene Unkraut Youth Ministry: Rob Grupe
Parish Office Hours Monday-Friday: 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
Sigel St. Michael Church Picnic Games for all ages - bingo - refreshments - raffles Cake walk - crafts - country store Sunday, July 15 from 11:00 A.M. to 11:00 P.M. Delicious chicken and ham dinner served from 11:00 A.M. to 6:30 P.M. in St. Michael School Gym Large plate $6.50 / small plate $4.00
St. Elizabeth’s Church Picnic ~ Marine, IL Sunday, July 29 Family style chicken dinner w/dressing & homemade pie Serving begins at 11:00 A.M. (tickets sold until 6:00 P.M.) Adults: $7.50; Children under 12: $3.50 (under 6 free) Refreshments ~ basket stand ~ raffle ~ games ~ bingo
St. Barbara’s Church Picnic ~ Batchtown, IL Saturday and Sunday, July 28 & 29
Saturday beginning at 5:00 P.M. Turtle soup, roast beef, sandwiches, fish, and desserts
Sunday from 11:15 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. Beef & chicken dinner Country store, raffles, games, music
Please pray for the sick and convalescing: Ed Adams, Joan Adams, Corky Bock, Elaine Brummer, Lisa Crosson, Raegan Dust, Jack Ellis, Ava Gass, Leo & Helen
Luchtefeld, Jeannie Meyers, Ada Mae Moran, Bob Moser, Brian A. Niebrugge, Eileen Overbeck, Arlene Pals, Lynn Petty, Fran Schultz, Barb Sims, Ronald Steinbach, Larry Weber, Ken Westjohn, Louis Kinkelaar, Ginnie Dasenbrock, Francis Herboth, Ron Niebrugge,
Tina Vogel, Vicki Schafer, Linda Root, Angie Nelson, Coleen Linde, Ethel Wilson