Our Lady of the Holy Spirit & St. Isidore
We call ourselves the G-1 Squad. Where God is number 1 in our book!
Contact Mandy Hoffman at Mandy23_b@yahoo.com
At Our Lady of The Holy Spirit on June 23rd-29th we will be hosting Totus Tuus (Latin for Totally Yours). This is a Summer Catechetical Program for Children Grade school age (Grades 1-6) and Youth (Jr & Sr High). Totus Tuus is a week-long mission for young people that spreads the Good News for our Lord through the witness of the college-aged team that comes to the parish for the week. For grade school children teh program consists of catechesis on our theme, The Apostle's Creed as well as songs, games, daily Mass, the Sacrament of Reconciliation, lunch, recess and more. Totus Tuus brings faithful Catholic instruction with having fun!!! The junior high and senior high program has catechetical instruction, a night of adoration and reconciliation, and a night of fellowship with the team.
The goal of both parts of the camp is to help young people to know the Lord and love him more deeply. The youthfulness and energy of the teachers helps the children and teens have Fun while growing closer toe Christ!
Grade school aged students will be attending Monday through Friday 9:00am-2:30PM, Bring a lunch! Junior and High School aged students will be Sunday through Thursday 7:00PM-9:00PM Cost is $20 per child or $55 for a family of 4 or more.
Need a Registration form? Totus Tuus Reg form Please turn forms in to Parish Office by June 2nd.
2017-2018 Events that the G-1 Squad Participated in ...
Chicago Fire 2017
Baking Pies for Good Samaritan Inn
We Baked over 50 Pies!!!
Collecting and Delivering Gifts to CASA 2017
The PSR and G-1 squad wanted to have a Christmas project. We partnered up with a young couple from our parish to help the kids of CASA have at least one gift to open on Christmas Day. Our kids were given a child to buy a gift for and they wrapped them. Then the G-1 Squad helped deliver them to the CASA office downtown.
March for Life 2018
We had over 20 participants come from OLHS and 3 Bus loads from other parishes in our Diocese traveling to the March for Life in Washington DC.
Next Years' Dates will be January 16th-20th Put it in your Calendars now!!!
Card Board City 2018
The Weather didn't work well with us this year. Our entire parking lot and yard was under water. So we had to build our city inside this year. We still raised over $300 and had a lot of can goods to donate to Catholic Charities. We were even on the News!!