Noon Kiwanis members donated household goods to The Salvation Army for its Pathway of Hope program on Tuesday.
Volunteers gather at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church to package meals.
Bishop Thomas John Paprocki has lifted the dispensation to attend Mass, effective June 12.
Among those in attendance was filmmaker Spike Lee, who is friends with the Rev. Michael Pfleger and whose 2015 movie "Chi-raq" featured a character inspired by Pfleger and played by John Cusack.
There will be several opportunities to honor those who paid the ultimate price in service to their country this weekend in Decatur.
Upset by the removal of their pastor, parishioners at Faith Community of Saint Sabina had tied up the archdiocese's phone lines, held rallies, sent letters and threatened to withhold $100,000 in monthly dues.
DECATUR - Mt. Calvary Lutheran's is holding their Annual Rummage Sale from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, June 4, and from 7 a.m. to noon, Saturday, June 5.
DECATUR - New Day Church will be holding its Summer Rummage Sale, Friday, June 4th, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday, June 5th, 8 a.m. to noon at the church located at 4191 Greenswitch Rd, Decatur.
FORSYTH — Free food boxes will be given away once again this weekend at Forsyth Baptist Church, 144 E. Cox St., Forsyth, Saturday May 22 at 10:30 a.m.
Illinois Federation Right to Life meets Friday, May 21, at Our Lady of the Holy Spirit (Parish Hall) at 400 N. Whitetail Circle, Mount Zion. The meeting is at 2 p.m.
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MOUNT ZION —Meet the fellowship of Mount Zion Presbyterian Church, 345 W Main St, Mount Zion, every Tuesday mornings in the month of June at Fletcher Park at 8:30 a.m. for a devotion and walking.
National Salvation Army Week celebrates the year-round mission of the organization, which serves those in need in the name of Jesus.
GFWC Decatur Woman's Club will be holding its meeting/luncheon at 10:15 a.m. Thursday, May 13, at One Events, 2882 N. Dineen St., Decatur.
Motorcyclists like to ride with what Brenda Nevitt of GT Church calls GPS: the God Positioning System.
A new book by Springfield Catholic Bishop Thomas John Paprocki shares how running unlocks physical benefits and spiritual well-being.
An amateur historian who lives in the Edgewater neighborhood, John Holden describes himself as “by no means a model Catholic,” but he has returned in recent years to the religion of his childhood, and Chicago’s old churches stir his curiosity and his soul.
Easter was online in 2020 and, as opposed to most years when Easter is one of the two biggest celebrations in Christendom, web-only services and no family dinner afterward were a bit anticlimactic.
David Wiley was one of more than 100 volunteers that stood in the parking lot of the Mount Zion Intermediate School on Wednesday eager to help line area roads with American flags.
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As vaccinated grandparents gather with their families this Passover, many might find solace in the history of the celebrations and how it offers hope for the future.
Vice President Kamala Harris joined President Joe Biden and the first lady in participating in a virtual Passover celebration Thursday.
The general dispensation of the obligation to attend Mass due to the pandemic expires on April 11, and most Catholics will again be under that obligation.