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Parish Vendor Sale

On Sunday, December 20th, between 10:30am and 5:00pm Sacred Heart Church will host a winter sale in the hall. The items on sale will help benefit our parishioners. The vendor must be 18 years or older. The Church is asking for a $10 donation for each table. We will observe all safety precautions so that…

Bilingual Church Website Launched

Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Springfield, Missouri, launched a new bilingual website on December 8, 2021. Fr. Gaspar Masilamani, CMF, chose to launch the site on The Feast of the Immaculate Conception in honor of The Blessed Virgin Mary. A group of parishioners spearheaded the effort: Fr. Gaspar, Glenn Eckl, Parish Secretary Roy Avila, and…

Parish Christmas Dinner

This year our Christmas Dinner will be held on Saturday, December 19th, following the 4 pm Mass. We are asking that each family bring a dish to share (potluck style). Please contact the office at 869-3646 to RSVP with the number of people attending our event.

Meal Train For Our Community

I would like to thank everyone in our parishwho donated food, monetary contributions,and their time to make our first meal trainoverwhelming successful! What an amazingstewardship opportunity for our community!Our next Meal Train to feed the homeless will beSunday, December 27th, at 5:00pm. Our menu will bechili, cornbread muffins, Fritos (in individual bags,fresh fruit (apples, pears,…

Giving Tree

Once again Sacred Heart Parish will decorate a Christmas tree with ornaments to help those in need.  Our Outreach this year will include items for the following Isabel’s House, Sammy’s Window  (an out-reach that helps families that are Fostering & Adopting children) and LifeHouse  (part of Catholic Charities that helps Mothers to be in need…

Christmas Flowers

With Christmas, less than a month away, it isnot too early to be thinking about honoringyour loved ones, living and deceased, in aspecial way by donating for Christmas Flowersin the Church. If you wish to make a contribution,please place it in the envelope marked “Flowers” andinclude the names of your loved ones to beremembered.

Our Lady of Guadalupe Celebration

Please join us for a celebration of Our Lady of Guadalupe with Bishop Rice on December 12th. The Vigil Mass begins with the Rosary at 6:30 pm, followed by Mass at 7:00 pm. Ushers will be available to ensure Social Distance guidelines are followed. The service will be live stream on our Facebook page and…

God’s plan is unfolding

Today’s parable of the ten maids waiting for the groom’s arrival is reminiscent of several similar kingdom parables found throughout Matthew’s Gospel. The lessons found in the parables of the talents, the separation of the sheep and goats, and the guests invited to the wedding feast all contain lessons about God’s unfolding plan-God’s reign. The…

Volunteer To Help Our Community

Our first meal train to feed the homeless will be Sunday evening, November 29th. Donations and volunteers are needed! We will provide take away bags of hotdogs, buns, individual chip bags, individual applesauce or fruit cups, cookies, and drinks (soda, Gatorade, water, etc.) for up to 150 people. Please call/ text Marianne Jones at 224-2260…

Veterans Day

November 11th As we celebrate Veterans Day, some ask what should be the Christian attitude in resorting to violence to resolve conflicts? Veterans are rightly honored for their role in defending the country, especially in time of conflict and violence. Yet, resorting to violence as a means of trying to resolve human conflicts is not…

Serve Our Community

Join a volunteer team to better serve our community. Our parish has been approached to aid the community of the homeless population. Volunteers interested in meal prep, baking, assembling and serving meals are all welcome!! If interested, please call/text Marianne Jones at 417-224-2260.