Successful Toy Drive

With the help of many hands from Ss. Peter and Paul Parish and school and Superior Express trucking in Waterloo another successful toy drive was completed. The Christmas gifts were delivered to children in East St. Louis who attend after school programs provided by Catholic Social Services. Christmas Angel coordinator Mary Bradly was very pleased[…]

Mary & Martha Society

The Mary & Martha Society would like to express our appreciation to all the Cookie Walk bakers and buyers, as well as to everyone who worked at the event or behind the scenes.  Your generous participation in this fundraiser helped to make it a delicious success!  We also want to thank our Heavenly Father for[…]

From the Deacon’s Desk

In this final week of Advent, if you haven’t already done so, make some time to pray, listen, reflect, and repent to prepare your heart and mind for the anniversary of Christ’s birth.  Here’s an excerpt from one of Bishop Robert Barron’s recent Advent reflections – “But Advent, too, has a penitential dimension, and for[…]

Blessing Bags

The SVDP would like to thank everyone who took a blessing bag to give to the homeless.  It has been wonderful hearing your stories of how you brightened a stranger’s day!  The local 4-H group assembled bags as a service project and donated them to our cause!  So if you pick up another bag, and[…]

Gibault News

GIBAULT RECYCLE CAPS and LIDS PROJECT IS COMPLETE! Thanks for your help in recycling caps and lids!  We collected over 2,400 pounds and were able to build 6 benches from the plastics.  For the next few weeks, if you have a bag of caps/lids left over, you can bring them to Gibault and we can[…]


 If you would like to have your 2017 contributions deducted directly from your checking or savings account, please complete the information on the 2017 Direct Contribution Authorization Form, inserted in this week’s bulletin, and return to the parish office. You may choose any or all of the contributions listed.  You may change or discontinue your[…]