The Parish Grouping of Northern Butler County 


Congratulations to all parish
students who were confirmed this
past week! With this Holy
Sacrament, may you live out the
mission of our church with the
guidance of the Holy Spirit.

Our next Youth Ministry meeting
will be on Monday, May 20th at
7:00 pm at the Youth Ministry
house. We will continue our May
discussion of Mary, the Mother of

Please note that there will be no
Youth Ministry office hours on
Monday, May 27th due to the
Memorial Day holiday.


The St. Alphonsus Youth group
will plan to join as Northern Butler
County Friends on May 20th at
the Youth Ministry House next to
St. Anthony's Church. (See info for
St. Peter.)

The Youth Ministry Zone

                         Religious Education

ST. PETER – Congratulations to the 41 young men and women who were Confirmed at St. Peter on Monday, May 13th. May the Holy Spirit inspire them all to lives of faith and service!

       Mass Intentions

If you would like to schedule Mass Intentions for any of our churches in the grouping,
please call the specific parish in
which you would like your
intention to be prayed f


Our 12th annual K of C Charitable Golf outing will be Sat. July 27with a 1:00 pm shotgun start at Oakview Golf Course

                              Vacation Bible School

                             REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!!
The Northern Butler County Parish Grouping Vacation Bible School will be Monday June 17th-Friday, June 21st. from 6:00 -8:30 pm at the Newman Center. Go to to register!

VBS is for those entering K-5th grade in the Fall. This year, we are also excited to offer a preschool (ages 3-4) group!  

For those entering 6th grade and up, we would love your help leading activities, songs, groups, decorating – and so many other great ways to be involved! For more information, contact Katie Boosel at We hope to see you there!


Interested in volunteering at the First Northern Butler County
Catholic Family Festival?

Join us on Sunday, June 9th at St. Christopher Church for our first ever Festival Volunteer Picnic!

The picnic is for those who have already signed up or are
interested in learning about the festival and the volunteer

We will supply the hot dogs, hamburgers and beverages...we ask each family to bring their favorite potluck dish.

RSVP by calling Judy at St. Christopher 724-865-2430

                           YOUNG ADULT MINISTRY

There will be a brainstorming session for young adults (20’s-30’s) of our parish grouping on Wednesday May 22nd immediately following the 7:00 pm weekday Mass at the Newman Center. Light snacks will be provided. Children are welcome. We hope to plan several YA events for Summer!