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InCommon with Mike Leonard – September 17th at 5:30pm

Join the Adult Formation Team on Sunday, September 17th at 5:30 p.m. in the Parish Center when parishioner Mike Leonard will share an episode of his ongoing documentary series entitled “In Common with Mike Leonard”.   Mike will be with us to share his insights, stories and answer questions. Join us after the 4:30pm Mass for this engaging presentation, an adult beverage and some appetizers!  ...

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Join the SH/St. Columbanus Team for the Hunger Walk: September 16th

Join Sacred Heart and St. Columbanus parishioners in the 32nd Annual Hunger Walk on Saturday, September 16th.  The walk will take place in Jackson Park, is 2 miles long and steps off at 8:30am (nice and easy!). The St. Columbanus Food Pantry will receive credit from the Chicago Food Depository for every walker on their team, so it is important to register.   You can register at the Hunger Walk website at: https://www.chicagosfoodbank.org/hunger-walk/ The Team # for St. Columbanus is A01033.  Please note that number on any form of payment you make to the Chicago Food Depository or when you register. Help support the St. Columbanus Food Pantry by walking or donating to the team. If you’d like to walk, please contact Judy Pyke (jpyke@shparish.com).  She can let you know where the team will meet that morning. THANKS FOR...

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Consider Becoming a Minister of Care

Ministry of Care is a beautiful outreach ministry that serves the sick and elderly by bringing prayer, presence and Holy Communion to those who are in the hospital, a nursing home or at home.   This ministry allows those who are sick and homebound to experience the nearness of God and the Christian community of Sacred Heart through the presence of the Minister of Care and through the reception of the Eucharist at life’s most difficult moments. We are in particular need of Ministers of Care for our outreach to the two local nursing homes we serve, Lake Cook and Glen Oaks, both located on Skokie Blvd in Northbrook. Who can be a Minister of Care? Compassionate men and women who are: loving, caring and willing to spend time with the sick and suffering; good listeners; compassionate and empathetic; non-judgmental...

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Pentecost Ministry Fair – June 3 & 4 – Dare to be a Disciple!

We’re hosting a Stewardship Ministry Fair after all the Masses on Pentecost weekend, June 3rd and 4th.  Step out to the Church Vestibule and our Gathering Space to say a quick hello to representatives from our many ministries at Sacred Heart.  Learn how they serve the parish, and the time commitment involved.  You may discover ways that you, too, might give back to God!  Dare to be a...

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Renew My Church

    Renew My Church Links RMCMinutes3142107 7SignsParishVitality CardinalCupichLetterRMC A Message From Father Steve:  An Open Invitation The pilot process for the Renew My Church initiative has just begun.  There are two major paths by which it will continue.  There are the grouping meetings, that is, the meetings held with the pastors and three representatives (Mary Flocco, Niki Campbell and Mike McNulty) from each of the five parishes of the grouping.  All told, there are six grouping meetings on the schedule held between now and July.  (A seventh meeting is yet to be scheduled sometime in October.) There are also parish sessions in each of the five parishes for Renew My Church.  An introductory session has already been held at Sacred Heart with all of the lay leadership of the parish (the members of the two councils and the...

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Morning of Reflection: Fr. Pat McGrath on March 25th at 9am

MORNING OF REFLECTION WITH FR. PAT McGRATH, SJ: LEARNING TO PRAY FROM WHERE WE ARE   Join Fr. Pat McGrath on Saturday morning, March 25th, for a morning of reflection entitled, “Learning to Pray from Where We Are”.  The event will take place from 9am-Noon in the Parish Center located at the corner of Burr and Gage streets in Winnetka.  Fr. Hickey will also preside at the 8:30am Mass that morning in the Church.  This event is sponsored by Daughters of Saint Francis de Sales. Fr. McGrath will take a closer look at prayer to help us learn to pray from where we are, as well as the context in which we are trying to be faithful catholic Christians. Fr. McGrath is a frequent guest presider at Sacred Heart and currently serves as the President of Loyola Academy. Join us...

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