Parish Life

“Urban Plunge” Free Health Screenings Friday, July 15 & Saturday, July 16, 2016

On July 10, 2016, in Events, Parish Life, Seniors Activities, Social Services, Uncategorized, by Parish Admin

This is the second year that St. Peter’s Urban Village is collaborating with a program called Urban Plunge, which is an event that includes two days of free wellness screenings for individuals age 4 years to adult. I’ts a great opportunity for students who want to play sports at their schools or community centers, as […]

St. Peter’s Goes to Switzerland, Austria & Bavaria

On July 5, 2016, in Events, Parish Life, by Karen C.

St. Peter’s sent a group of 25 to Italy in 2014, and they had a wonderful time. So, we’re planning another group trip through Collette Travel, for October 2017. We hope you will join us. Talk about plenty of advance notice! Come to an informational meeting to find out more about: Discover Switzerland, Bavaria and […]

St. Peter’s Legacy Center Parking Lot Project Began May 31, 2016

On June 2, 2016, in Campus Master Plan, Events, Parish Life, by Parish Admin

Excuse our asphalt dust, while the demolition or our Legacy Center parking lot is underway! Kissick Construction wasted no time, beginning the tear out of the concrete and asphalt the day after Memorial Day this week. We hope you enjoy seeing the “before”, “during”, and “after rendering” of our project. Meanwhile, if you know of […]

Annual Parish Picnic – June 26, 2016

On May 9, 2016, in Events, Parish Life, by Karen C.

Please tell us you’re coming, so we have enough food for everyone. Click here to RSVP and sign up for a dish to share. Many hands really do make light work. Click Here to Volunteer. 

REFRESH Kansas City – An Urban Village Partnership with Our Neighbors, May 16-20, 2016

On April 7, 2016, in Events, From the Pastor, Knights of Columbus, Parish Life, School, Uncategorized, by Parish Admin

Do you want to get involved in an Urban Village project, and possibly take a lead role? Here’s your chance! Urban Village has an exciting opportunity to participate as a partner in a Housing project this Spring in collaboration with our neighbors, the Nazarene Theological Seminary (located at 1700 E. Meyer Blvd., KCMO 64131, on […]

Safe to School-Parking Lot Renovation Construction This Summer!

On March 22, 2016, in Campus Master Plan, From the Pastor, Parish Life, School, Uncategorized, by Parish Admin

In May, as soon as the 2015-2016 school year is officially ended, we will begin construction of our new, improved north parking lot and Meyer Boulevard student drop-off. We named this project “Safe To School” because its most important feature is the improved safety of our morning student drop-off. Students will soon be dropped off […]

Capital Project on the Horizon – The North School Building

On March 4, 2016, in Campus Master Plan, From the Pastor, Parish Life, School, Uncategorized, by Parish Admin

Our north school building is an iconic landmark on our campus. The first of our parish’s permanent buildings, this classic limestone structure was built in 1928 and opened in 1929, with 115 students in grades kindergarten through seven. It also housed our first church, an additional chapel and several nuns. The rectory followed in 1936, […]

St. Peter’s Parish Capital Projects On the Horizon

On March 4, 2016, in Campus Master Plan, From the Pastor, Parish Life, School, Uncategorized, by Parish Admin

Published in the 2-28-16 St. Peter’s Parish Bulletin: In the coming weeks and months our parish will make significant progress on some important – approved and potential – capital projects. Because your informed participation is critical to our success, we want to provide some background. Beginning in 2011, our pastor Fr. Steve Cook, engaged a […]

Fr. Steve’s 1-27-16 Update on the Campus Master Plan

On February 8, 2016, in Campus Master Plan, From the Pastor, Parish Life, School, by Parish Admin

(As published in the 1-27-16 Parish Bulletin) Dear St. Peter’s Parishioners, We are heading into the third full week of January and already things around the parish are busy and promise to get busier. I am eager to share with you some very good news for this coming year. Before I talk about 2016, I […]

Adult Faith Formation Opportunities at St. Peter’s Parish this Lenten Season and Year of Mercy

On February 7, 2016, in CRHP, Events, Faith Formation, From the Pastor, Liturgy, Parish Life, Uncategorized, by Parish Admin

During this Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy, Pope Francis asks that we live out the loving mercy that God has for all of us. This Lent, there are a number of opportunities for reflecting on God’s mercy in your daily life. 1) Attend Mass Ash Wednesday, February 10th. Masses will be held at St. Peter’s […]