Together in Faith
St. Joe's

St. Joseph Parish has been “Together in Faith” for more than 125 years. As part of the 125th Anniversary Book, parishioners shared stories and memories about their experiences at St. Joe's. Their accounts, along with “TgiF (Together in Faith) Tales,” can be read in the following segments:

Segment 1: Eight is Enough, Teaching at St. Joe's, Schools Consolidation, Growing Up at St. Joe's, Grade School Memories, Missionary Spirit, Missionary Work, People of St. Joe's, Senior Citizens Trips, Senior Citizens Group, Memories of Kindness.

Segment 2: Gathering Space Mobile, Parish Picnic, St. Joe's - A Special Place, Nativity Scene, Parish Library, Advent Tree, Leader of Prayer Ministry.

Segment 3: Angel Garden, The Way Things Used to Be, Family Center Project, Parish Family Center, Bulletin Volunteers, Parish Breakfast, Summer Gatherings, Music Memories.

Segment 4: Decorating Committee, Sacraments, St. Anne's Society, Craft Fair, St. Joe's Memories, CCD Program, Pastoral Memories, Operation Bootstrap, Endowment Trust, Place of Peace.

Segment 5: Home Visitor Ministry, St. Vincent de Paul, Members for 50 Years, Window Boxes & Garden, A Parish Together in Faith, Adult Servers, Knights of Columbus, Oak St. Parish Convent, Building & Grounds, 1984 Remodeling Project, Church Renovations, Parish Projects, The Way Things Used to Be, For the Love of St. Joe's.

Segment 6: Church Catwalk, Endowment Trust, The Way Things Used to Be, Holiday Basket Program, Parish Boundaries, Diocesan Appeals, Cemetery Pillars, Food for the Poor, Adult Christian Fellowship, Pastoral Council, Midnight Mass, A Welcoming Community, Lay Ministry, Church Directory, Adult Choir, Folk Choir, Cub Scouts, Scouting, Scoutmasters& Eagle Scouts, Girl Scouts.

These stories and memories about parishioners' experiences at St. Joe's, along with other historical information, are available in print format in the hardbound 125th Anniversary Book, available at the Parish Office.