Mission Statement: Under the guidance of the Holy Spirit, we, the family of St. John Neumann,
strive to become committed disciples of Jesus, growing as stewards of God’s gifts,
and sharing 
His love with all who are searching for the Truth.


Weekly Meditation

We have no right to glory in ourselves because of any extraordinary gifts since these do not belong to us but to God. But we may glory in crosses, afflictions, and tribulations because these are our own. -Saint Francis of Assisi, as quoted in the book, The Franciscan Saints

All Saint’s Day Masses – Wednesday, November 1, at 7:30 a.m., 8:30 a.m., 4:30 p.m., and 7:00 p.m. There will not be a vigil Mass.

All Souls Day Memorial Evening of Prayer – November 2, 7:00 p.m., in the Chapel. See bulletin for details.

Camp WOW 2018 Counselor Application – Click here to apply.

Mats for the Homeless – Winter is Coming: Thursday, October 26,
6:00 – 9:00 p.m., in the Hoffman Center.

Candlelight Dinner for Two – hosted by our Marriage Encounter group. Saturday, November 4, 6:00 p.m., in the Hermes-Media Center. Reservations required. Contact Greg or Jill Sengstock at gjsengstock@sbcglobal.net. RSVP by October 30. Come and rekindle that spark!

Memorial Mass of Holy Innocents – Saturday, November 4, 10:30 a.m., in the Chapel. Child care provided; lunch following Mass. Contact Sr. Judy at jnickels@sjnstcharles.org

Blood Pressure Screenings – Provided by our Parish Nurses in the Hermes-Media Center, on the 2nd weekend of the month, after Masses.

To view our Tithe Allocations for 2017-2018, click here.

First Saturdays – During her July apparition at Fatima, Our Lady said to Lucia, 
“I shall come to ask… that on the First Saturday of every month, Communions of reparation be made in atonement for the sins of the world.” –taken from MyHolyRosary.com. Join us this Saturday, November 4, in the Chapel for our First Saturday devotion. We will begin with the 8:30 Mass, followed by five decades of the rosary and reconciliation. 

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Catholic Update October 2017

The Reformation
Five Hundred Years Later, Continuing the Conversation




Rockford Diocese Business Manager Meeting. Click here