Choir Annual Day

Join us for Choir Annual Day

Clothing and houseware collection

St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church, 127 S. Briggs St., Joliet (one-half mile north of I-80), Joliet will host the St. Vincent de Paul Society Clothing and Houseware Collection from 7:30 AM to 1:00 PM on Sunday, June 5. Clean clothing ...

Prayer Walk/Picnic

Igniting The Fire Prayer Center presents Guarding The Gates of The City Prayer Walk, Saturday, May 28, 2016. Walk Line UP: 10:45am- Walk Kick Off-11:45am at Will County Visitation Facility, 20 S. Chicago St. Joliet, parking lot. Walk Route: North ...

Faith community unites to help members quit tobacco

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 ...

Prayer group celebrates 5th anniversary

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 ...

National Day of Prayer

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

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 ...

St. Mary Mass schedule

Plainfield’s St. Mary Immaculate Parish will be holding Christmas services that fit just about every schedule this week.

Healing Prayer Service

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.

Praise Dance Recital

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.

National Black Church initiative calls on Justice Department

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.

Change Gone Come

In the midst of imminent change in my life I ran across this and am sharing again.

Thanksgiving Mass

St. Mary Magdalene to offer Thanksgiving Day Mass

Spiritually Speaking: He who is without, shout

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.

Black presiding bishop installed as head of the Episcopal Church

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.