Annual Parish Appreciation Dinner

Save the date. Our 4th annual Parish Appreciation Dinner will be held on Saturday, 19 Oct following evening mass. The dinner will be held in the Parish Center gym.  More details to come.

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Mater Dei Uniform Clothing Closet

Mater Dei Uniform Closet will be open Friday, 16 August from 4 to 8 pm and on Saturday, 17 August from 10 am to 3 pm at St. Anthony’s Parish Center in Beckemeyer. Uniforms are limited to donations on hand and offered at no cost to Mater Dei families.  Uniform donations are also being accepted […]

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Thank You to the Volunteers – 2019 St. Anthony Picnic

I would like to personally thank all of the volunteers who helped with our church picnic on 29 June. The gross receipts currently total $44,360.  I appreciate your gift of time, energy, and enthusiastic support. The picnic would not have been a success without your help. For all your time, effort, hard work, and prayers, please accept the […]

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July Charity – School Supplies

The St. Anthony charity for July is school supplies for our local schools. Participation is strictly optional.  You can drop off items in the box located at the back of church.  All donations are greatly appreciated.

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St Anthony Choir Family Breakfast

St Anthony Choir: Thanks to Delores Huelsmann, Choir Director for the heartfelt; ‘Choir Family Breakfast’, held Sunday June 9, 2019: “Good Olde Day’s,” New Baden. The food and service were great.  We sing praise, and thank God for all His blessings. Oh! What a fellowship. Your joyful Choir members and respective family members. Praise God!

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St. Anthony’s Picnic – Basket Stand and Penny Raffle

Donations are being accepted to support our annual summer picnic.  If you have items to donate to the Penny Raffle stand please give them to Linda Fowler, Deb Keilbach, or Geri Pollmann. If you would rather make a cash donation to be put toward purchased prizes, please drop your donation in the Sunday collection in […]

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Lenten Book Program

We will be starting our second annual Lenten Book program on Friday, March 8 immediately following the Stations of the Cross. This year we will be reading “The Biggest Lie in the History of Christianity” by Matthew Kelly.   Similar to last year we will be using the study guide that is provided with the book […]

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Thank you! Cosgrove’s Kitchen Casseroles

Thank you to all for your generous cash donation in support of Cosgrove’s Kitchen casserole drive. Your donations were used to purchase the necessary food items to make the casseroles.  On Saturday, 26 January St. Anthony’s parishioners worked together to prepare the casseroles.  A total of 50 casseroles were made and delivered to Cosgrove’s Kitchen […]

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2019 St. Anthony Parish Summer Picnic – Date Change

The date for our annual 2019 St. Anthony Parish picnic is changed. Typically, our picnic is held on the fourth Saturday in June. However, due to the Beckemeyer Zip Code celebration that is scheduled for 22 June we have decided to move the picnic to the following Saturday, 29 June 2019.  So please make a […]

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Jesse Tree – Thank You!

Community Link sent the following note of appreciation and thanks for all of the Jesse Tree gifts received: THE STAFF AND PARTICIPANTS OF COMMUNITY LINK WISH TO THANK YOU ALL WHO  PURCHASED ITEMS FROM THE JESSE TREE THIS YEAR.  THE PARTICIPANTS AT OUR CILA  HOMES HAD A WONDERFUL SURPRISE TO OPEN.  YOUR KINDNESS DURING THE […]

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