St Paul Church is seeking a part time salaried secretary/bookkeeper. Working hours of 15 hours/wk are flexible . Computer skills with knowledge of word processing, spreadsheets and bookkeeping required. Job description, pay rate and more details available by contacting Pam Shallenberger 217-714-4568 or Fr Tom Barrett 618-658-4501.
Joint St Paul and St Francis DeSales parish Halloween Hayride and Hot Dog Roast will be hosted at St Francis DeSales Church, 400 Mulberry St, Stonefort IL on October 27 beginning 4 pm. Outdoor event so dress for the weather.
St Paul Parish sponsors a Draw-Down Party on Saturday, October 20, 2018 beginning 6 pm at parish hall. Tickets are $100.00, may be shared by up to ten people, and become eligible for grand prize of $4,000.00. Maximum of 110 tickets sold. Tickets available from Madonna Slife 967-5164 or Dolly Hopkins 658-8982. Meal begins at 6 pm, drawing begins at 7 pm.
St Paul and St Francis DeSales Parishes will host our Annual Parish Picnic on Sunday, September 9th following the 10 am Mass at St Paul Church. Meal will be followed by various games and activities for adults and youth. All parishioners encouraged to attend.
Parish School of Religion (PSR) for Pre-School (age 3 and older) through 8th grade will begin at St Paul on Sunday, Sept 16th, 11 am-Noon in the Parish Hall and will continue each following Sunday. A parent component will be held each month. Registration at the parish office (658-4501) assures that class materials are available for participants.
Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) will also be offered to anyone who is interested in learning about the Catholic Church with the option of becoming a member. Sessions will begin on Tuesday, September 18, 7-8:30 pm at St Paul Parish and continue weekly. For more information and to assure study material, contact the parish office (658-4501).