On May 22, the faith community will rally in a nationwide, interfaith effort to address smoking and tobacco use in the African American community. Deemed No Menthol Sunday, the observance day calls faith leaders around the country to educate congregants ...
Igniting The Fire Prayer Ministry celebrated its fifth anniversary during a service held on April 28 at the Clarion Hotel in Joliet titled “Guarding City, State and National Gates through Prayer.” Joliet Mayor Bob O’Dekirk attended the event and joined ...
The Joliet Region Interfaith Education Council (JRIEC) will host a National Day of Prayer Ecumenical Service on Thursday, May 5 from noon to 1p.m. at the Jacob Henry Mansion Old Central Church located at 15 South Richards Street, Joliet, IL. ...
The BIG SERVE Change the World is a community-wide effort to help neighbors in need. On April 30 and May 1, join Community Christian Church, Plainfield United Methodist Church, Hope United Methodist Church, St. Mary Immaculate Parish, the Village of ...
Plainfield’s St. Mary Immaculate Parish will be holding Christmas services that fit just about every schedule this week.
Join us in the Church for a scripture reading & prayer followed by the opportunity to receive the sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick, which conveys special graces and strength of the Holy Spirit.
The St. Paul M.B. Church Youth Ministry is inviting Praise Dance Ministries to join them in their Annual Praise Dance Christmas Recital on Saturday December 19, 2015 at 6:00 PM.
The National Black Church Initiative (NBCI), a faith-based coalition of 34,000 churches comprised of 15 denominations and 15.7 million African Americans call on the Justice Department to charge the three white racists in Minneapolis as terrorists.
In the midst of imminent change in my life I ran across this and am sharing again.
St. Mary Magdalene to offer Thanksgiving Day Mass
My pastor preached on this Sunday and although the subject is not new as this column isn’t either, I thought some might need reassurance, as I certainly did.
Michael B. Curry, installed on Sunday as the 27th Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church, is the first African-American man to hold the post in what many argue is the nation’s most-influential church because of its wealthy members.
St. Mary Magdalene Church in Joliet at 127 S. Briggs St (located one-half mile north of I80) will conduct a Prayer of Remembrance for deceased family and friends on Sunday, November 1, 2015 at 2 pm.
The relic is expected to draw thousands from all over northern and central Illinois during its one-day stop in Plainfield on Oct. 15.
If you have your health, if you have people in your life to love, you are blessed. Slow down and enjoy the simple things in life.