Mardi Gras

Did you know? Mardi Gras means Fat Tuesday.  Fat Tuesday is celebrated on the Tuesday before Ash Wednesday with lots of food in anticipation of the fasting that comes with the Lenten season. Did you know? The first Mardi Gras in North America took place in Mobile,...

Stewardship Spotlight: I.C. School

I.C. parishioners are the Hands and Feet of God by sharing the gift of faith & educating tomorrow's leaders. Immaculate Conception Catholic School prepares students to meet the challenges of the future as faith-filled disciples of Jesus. It fosters an environment...

Stewardship Spotlight: Newcomer Visitation

I.C. parishioners are the Hands and Feet of God by welcoming visitors and new parishioners to our I.C. family. Newcomer visitation is a wonderful way to connect with new parishioners and visitors. Members of the Welcoming and Casserole and Kindness Ministries say that...

Scout Sunday

Scout Sunday will be celebrated Feb. 9 at the 8:00 a.m. Mass. Join us for a Scout processional, flag ceremony and Mass participation. All Boy and Cub Scouts, Girl Scouts and American Heritage Girls wanting to participate may text Julie Fleck at 419-305-1450.

Laughter: The Sanity of the Family

“Laughter: The Sanity of the Family” with Dr. Ray Guarendi, Sat. Feb. 8 at St. Henry American Legion. With humor and real-life examples, Dr. Ray addresses widespread myths, cultural influence, and the daily challenges of family life and parenting. Enjoy a very...

Nine Days for Life

As Catholics, we know prayer is what strengthens and sustains the efforts to defend the sanctity of life. That’s why this year, all K of C members are encouraged to spiritually support national, state, and local Marches for Life, as well as the Knights’ efforts to...

K of C Free Throw Competition

Girls and boys from ages 9 through 14 are able to compete in this Free Throw Competition. The contest will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 19 in the PAC gym. Practice shooting begins at 12:30. Winners advance to district competition.

Confirmation Candidates on Retreat

The Confirmation candidates from Immaculate Conception and St. Teresa parishes will be on retreat in Dayton at the Bergamo Center this weekend, Jan. 19-20. The bus will be leaving at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday and returning at approximately 2:30 p.m. on Monday. Please keep...

Stewardship Spotlight: Bereavement

I.C. parishioners are the Hands and Feet of God by bringing comfort to the sorrowing. Members of the IC Bereavement committee bring comfort and consolation to families who have lost loved ones by assisting with funeral planning, offering support during the funeral,...

Register Now for Empty Bowls Mercer County “Create A Bowl” Event

Empty Bowls Mercer County 2020 will kick-off with a marathon “Create A Bowl” painting party on Sat., Jan. 18, at Brew Nation/Potters House on Main where community members will come together to create hand-painted bowls for the “Empty Bowls Dinner & Auction” that...