Parish Life

Parish Life

Parish Life encourages the Hospitality of Christ and building a Christian Community through ministries that include Calling and Caring, Marriage and Family, and Welcoming.

Your participation is encouraged and welcomed.  If interested in volunteering or if you would like more information about Parish Life please contact the Parish Office at 815-678-7421 or [email protected] 


 Saturday, October 12, 2019           Marriage Enrichment Potluck

View below or cllck here for a registration form.




On Saturday, March 3, 2018 at the Marriage Enrichment Potluck Msgr. Martin Heinz spoke about “How to Keep a Happy and Healthy Marriage in the Hustle and Bustle of Daily Living.” 

Click here to listen to the talk



On Saturday, February 18, 2017 at the Marriage Enrichment Potluck Deacon Craig Robinson shared "A Reflection on Marriage in God's Plan of Salvation."

Deacon Craig was kind enough to send us some of his notes from his reflection. 
Click here to read prayers and highlights.






Parish Life sponsors many activities throughout the year for all parishioners of all ages:  



            Marriage Enrichment Potluck Supper                           Newcomers' Welcoming Buffet Dinner




Ice Cream Social was a special time to meet this year's R. E. teachers.




                                                                  Grandparents' Day Celebration brings everyone together!





                      Parish Life committees come together to plan for upcoming events.


To see additional photos of Parish Life activities please go to our website home page and click on the Photos tab at the top of the screen.