News and Events

Resources for Catholic Scholarships: We focus on education topics, from college admissions and financial aid to career training information for special interest groups, like minorities, veterans and people with disabilities. Go to link below for more information:
https://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/college-resource-center/catholic-scholarships-resources/

Applications for the 2020-2021 Simon Scholarship and Warack Scholarship are being accepted through March 31, 2020. Applications can be acquired through the pastor or parish life collaborator or may be downloaded at diojeffcity.org/scholarships.

CALLING TO ALL family & friends of a Catholic student or staff member at Lincoln University! Deacon Bill Seibert of Immaculate Conception Parish in Jefferson City is assigned as the religious liaison to Lincoln University and has been working to establish a Catholic Campus Group. Continuing your faith practices in a university environment is so important, and we’re here to help. If you are a Catholic student or staff member, or know someone who is, please share this information and get in touch with us today! Deacon Bill can be contacted at dseibert@icangels.com, the web: www.newmanconnection.com/locations/detail/2464, or cell 573-645-1554. Flyer

 

Job Postings

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – St. Mary’s Jefferson City Volunteer Services has volunteer opportunities. Flyer

 

YOUTH SAFETY COMMUNITY MEETINGS

The Miller County Extension office with many partners are hosting a series of adult meetings centered around youth safety:       

 Mental Health – March 3 at Eldon Lake Reg. Clinic 6pm,

                                  March 10 at Iberia High School 6pm

To ensure enough food, register the Friday before by calling the Miller Co. Extension Office 573-369-2394 or register online. See flyer for registration links. Flyer

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Now through April 5 – you’re invited to join other Christians for 40 Days for Life – 40 days of prayer and fasting for an end to abortion. You’re also invited to stand and peacefully pray during a 40-day vigil in the public right-of-way outside Columbia Planned Parenthood and help spread the word about this important community outreach. For more information, call Kathy Forck, 572-821-5130, or visit www.40daysforlife.com/Columbiamo

Thursday, February 27 – Let’s Talk Faith – Please join local women for a night of faith-filled companionship and conversation from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. at the St. Thomas Parish Center.  LeAnn Korsmeyer, Director of Women’s Ministry for the Diocese will be speaking on Angels.  The night includes, music, fellowship and embracing our amazing Catholic faith together.   Questions, call Barbara Graessle at 680-2954 or https://diojeffcity.org/womens-ministry  Flyer

Friday, February 28, March 6,13,20,27 – St. Andrew Knights of Columbus, Holts Summit Fish Fry’s. If snow cancels one of these, there will be one on April 3. Adults: $11, Age 6-12: $5. Serving from 4-7 pm. Flyer

Friday, March 6 – St. Elizabeth Anglers Bass Fishing team is hosting a fish fry from 4-7pm at the St. Elizabeth Community Center to raise funds for its 2020 fishing season. General Raffle and Gun Raffle. Your support is appreciated.

Saturday, March 7 – The Diocese of Jefferson City Women’s Ministry is hosting a Women’s Conference entitled “Walk in Her Sandals” from 9am-3pm at St. Joseph Cathedral in Jefferson City, Missouri.  Mrs. Kelly Wahlquist, founder of WINE: Women in the New Evangelization and author of Created to Relate, is our featured speaker. To register for the event please visit  www.diojeffcity.org/womens-ministry.  For questions or concerns, please contact LeAnn Korsmeyer or Erin Boeckmann at (573) 635-9127 or email lkorsmeyer@diojeffcity.org. Flyer

Sunday, March 8 – St. Thomas the Apostle Parish Country Ham & Sausage Breakfast, serving from 8-11:30 am. Adults: $10, Children 6-12: $5, 5 years old & under Free. Country Store & Crafts and Raffle. Flyer

Monday, March 9 – The Vitae Foundation’s 28th Annual Jefferson City Pro-Life Event at the Capitol Plaza Hotel and Conference Center. The featured speaker is Trey Gowdy, former Congressman who considers himself “pro-life plus.” Luncheon & Program Noon – 1:30 PM. Registration is $50 ($20 tax deductible). Dinner & Program 6:30 PM. Registration is $100 ($70 tax deductible). For reservations, visit our website at www.VitaeFoundation.org/events or call 573-634-4316.

Friday, March 13St. Anthony Fish Fry at St. Anthony Parish Hall serving 5-8 pm. Adults: $10, Children 6-12: $5, Children 5 and under free. Flyer

Friday, March 13 – Wardsville/Osage Bend K of C Fish Fry at St. Stanislaus Parish Gym from 4:30pm to 7:30pm. Adults: $12, Children 6-12: $6, Children 5 and under free. Carry outs available for $12/plate.  Flyer

Saturday, March 14 – The Office of Vocations is pleased to announce that the major relic of the forearm of the Apostle St. Jude Thaddeus will make a visit to the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Jefferson City, Missouri. Currently, the Dominican Friars in Chicago have custody of this relic, and more information may be found on their website: https://the-shrine.org. Please join the Office of Vocations in this wonderful opportunity to venerate the relic of St. Jude Thaddeus, as well as make this a day of prayer for an increase of Vocations to the Diocesan Priesthood for our Diocese. This day will be a similar format to last year: we will begin with Holy Mass, Confessions will be available all day, a couple of reflections/talks will be given, and Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament will be available. The day will conclude with the regularly scheduled Parish Sunday Vigil Mass at 5:30 P.M. celebrated by the Most Reverend W. Shawn McKnight. Flyer

Sunday, April 5 – Our Lady of the Snows School Breakfast, Mary’s Home, serving from 8am-12noon. Adults $10, Children (6-12) $6, Kids 5 and under eat free. Flyer

 

SAVE THE DATE! Our OLOS Parish will host Totus Tuus July 19-24, 2020.

Mark your calendars.