Events/Activities Coming Up/Ministry with Persons with Disabilities


     1.  The Nourish for Caregivers™ Support Group

  • Meetings are the second Thursday of each month.
  • The next meeting is Thursday, September 12.
  • Noon to 1:30
  • St. Joseph Pastoral Center (437 N Topeka, Wichita)
  1. Maturing Gracefully - A Workshop on Vision Concerns
  • This is an ecumenical gathering designed for those who are facing vision difficulties, those who may face difficulties in the future, and for those who provide care for individuals with vision concerns.
  • Tuesday, October 1 │ 10:15 – 12:00 │ Advance Learning Library (Downtown) │ Conference Room C
  • Flyer is attached.
  1. Informational Night for Parents with a Child with a Disability

∙     Monday, October 7, 6:00 – 8:45

∙     St. Joseph Pastoral Center

∙     437 N. Topeka Street

  • Topics will include Guardianship, Financial Planning, Independent Living, and Mental Health
  1. Signed Mass
  • Sunday, October 27, 1:00pm
  • Spiritual Life Center
  • Father Ken Van Haverbeke, Celebrant



Myra Jacobs

Director | Ministry with Persons with Disabilities

424 North Broadway | Wichita, Kansas 67202

O  316-269-3900 x143 | F  316-269-3902


Fully Alive As Missionary Disciples

Catholic Charities seeks Facilities Assistant

Catholic Charities of Wichita seeks a Facilities Assistant to join our team. Perform routine maintenance and repair (i.e. minor plumbing, electrical, carpentry) at CCW properties, janitorial duties, upkeep of lawns and landscaping, and more. High school diploma or equivalent required. Employment begins as temporary with opportunity to move to regular full-time employment after successful probationary period. For more information, call Richard at (316) 264-8344, ext. 4120.


Catholic Charities seeks Program Assistant

Catholic Charities is seeking a part-time program assistant to be the first helpful person people meet when seeking immigration-related services. Person will greet clients, gather preliminary information, collect fees and perform other clerical duties. High school diploma or equivalent required; bilingual in English and Spanish required. To learn more, visit and click on Jobs.

A Workshop on Vision Concerns, Oct. 1, 2019


ICT Catholic 50+ Singles - September

Pickleball Tuesdays in September
September 3rd, 10th, 17th, & 24th
Nahola Fitness Center
5228 W. Central, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
$5.00. Contact Paula, 316.737.9545
Botanica, Tuesdays on the Terrace Concerts
September 3rd, 10th, 17th, & 24th
701 Amidon Street, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
$10 Non-Members, $5.00 Members
Sept. 3rd - Bad Mother Hubbard
Sept. 10th RKO Blues
Sept. 17th Marley's Ghost
September 24th Mudbugs
Sharing Our Catholic Faith Prayer Group
Every 1st & 3rd Wednesdays
September 4th and 18th
5:45 PM - 6:30 PM
Kathy's Home. Coffee & Tea Provided.
Please Bring your Rosary.
Contact Kathy, 316.253.1383
SVDP Backpacks 4 Kids
Every First Thursday September - April
September 5th, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Kansas Food Bank, (KFB), 1919 E. Douglas Ave
Seeking Volunteers! Contact Kathy, 253.1383.
Sunday, September 8th, 11:00 AM Mass
Mass - St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church (SEAS)
Brunch, 12:30 PM, Location TBD.
Contact Kathy, 316.253.1383
Thursday, September 12th, 6:00 PM
ICT Catholic 50+ Singles Planning Meeting
St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church
1321 N. Stratford Lane, Assembly Room
Friday, September 20th, 5:00 PM
Happy Hour - Ya Ya Euro Bistro
8115 E. 21st N, 21st & Rock, Bradley Fair
RSVP by Wednesday, Sept. 18th, to Kathy.
Wednesday, September 25th, 5:30 PM
Birthdays Celebration at Spears Restaurant
& Pie Shop, Tracy & Maple, SE Corner
Join us for Dinner or Pie & Coffee
Thursday, September 26th, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Senior EXPO 2019, Ages 55+
Locations:  Botanica, New Advanced Learning
Library & Wichita Art Museum
Lunch:  $7.00. Open to All Seniors, 55+.

Mom's Day out at St. Francis 

Attention moms of young children:

Do you dream of running errands by yourself, having a lunch date, adoration time, mommy nap/cleaning time, or time to bond with a newborn?  Do you long for fellowship?  Then you NEED Mom's Day Out!  Great to have while the older kids are in school as well!

We are now enrolling for our Fall session hosted in the nursery and Clare Hall Basement at St. Francis starting Tuesday, August 27th through December 17th.  The day lasts from 9 am-2 pm. You volunteer to help one Thursday a month with a team of moms and get the other 3 Tuesdays off!  For more information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call/text Diana Scheve at 316-737-2323.

Part-Time Maintenance Person Needed:

St. Margaret Mary Catholic Parish is seeking a hard-working, intuitive, self-starter individual to serve as maintenance person for our Church and School facilities. This individual will be responsible for servicing various physical and mechanical aspects of the facility. They must possess own basic tools and basic mechanical knowledge with common sense. They must be able to climb ladders and work in high or small spaces. Regular janitorial is necessary. Much of the job is becoming familiar with the systems and knowing which contractor to contact for major repairs. Candidates need experience or familiarity with many or all of the following:

Mechanical Systems: HVAC trouble-shooting abilities. HVAC repair not required, but helpful.

Small Engine Maintenance

Wall Repair and Painting: Knowledge of woodwork or sheetrock for light repairs or upgrade is desirable.

Flooring Repair: Removal and CVT installation

Irrigation: Irrigation head and piping replacement

Plumbing: Fixture repair and servicing drains

Electrical Systems: Switching off and on breakers, finding faults, changing bulbs. Commercial wiring experience not necessary, but desirable.

Custodial: Familiar with proper chemicals for usage of floor and facility cleaning. Be able to run scrubbing machines for removable of wax and apply wax to floors.

 Please submit a cover letter, resume with references, and salary requirements to Theresa Lam at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or mail application to 2635 S. Pattie St., Wichita, KS 67216.

College Bound? Connect to your Catholic Campus Ministry today!

Come learn about the Theology of the Hammer.  Come and join with fellow parishioners, and others, as we build a Habitat for Humanity home this July during the Diocese of Wichita 2019 Apostle Build. Swing a hammer and discover it is a tool that manifests God’s love. Swing a hammer and give real hope to a real family in real need.  Who knew that theology could be so easy and so much fun? Construction begins on July 18. Volunteers, those 16 years old and older, are needed to help build the house. The work days are Wednesday – Saturday 7:30am – 3:00pm.  If you are not comfortable building, how about providing lunch and snacks to our build volunteers? Registration is on a first come first serve basis.To volunteer your time please call Sheri Sherfield or Bonnie Toombs at 316-269-3935 To give a financial gift, contact Michael Wescott at 316-269-3917. Call today and volunteer as an individual, parish group, family and friends, fraternities and sororities. We look forward to hearing from you.

SoulCORE at St. John's Clonmel Parish Center

SoulCore is a movement that combines core strengthening, stretching and functional exercises with the prayers of the rosary: a sensory experience combining candlelight, music, scripture, reflections, and movement to nourish body, mind and soul and encourage deeper meditation on the mysteries and virtues of the rosary.