• EMPOWERING - It's about Belonging
  • SPIRITUAL - It's About Christ
  • TRANSFORMING – It's About Faith
  • COMPELLING – It's About the Journey
WATCH (We Are The Church) is a parish spiritual renewal weekend that focuses on God, Self and Neighbor.

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Luck of the Draw Raffle ~ And the grand prize winner is ??

On August 31, 2014, the grand prize winners were chosen from the raffle drum. Our first place winner was Mary Cassady from St. Michael’s in Streator and our second place winner was Jim Causgrove from St. Mary’s in Pontiac. Congratulations to all of our 2013-2014 winners! The new raffle started on September 1 and will run […]


Conference Report

The 14th annual WATCH conference was held August 1-3, 2014, at Nazareth House, Henry, Illinois. A gathering of ten WATCH communities from Illinois and Iowa participated in the weekend. The theme of the conference “Come Journey With Me” was directed by the WATCH community of Holy Cross Parish, Champaign, Illinois. Five talks, centered around the […]