Music Ministry

Come, let us sing joyfully to the Lord; cry out to the rock of our salvation. Let us come before him with a song of praise, joyfully sing out our psalms. - Psalm 95: 1-2

If you are interested in any of the following, please contact Ruth Freesmeier, Dir. Of  Music, through the parish office 217-732-4019 or email her at

Adult Choir

Volunteers are needed for the Sunday 10:00 a.m. Mass, Easter, Christmas, Confirmation and other special services. Ability to read music is helpful but not necessary.  Practice is held at the church on Sunday mornings from 9:00 a.m. to 9:40 a.m., beginning the weekend AFTER Labor Day through Trinity Sunday.


Each Mass has a volunteer leader of song.  Ability to read music is a MUST.   Audition is required.  


Occasionally instruments are used at weekend Masses and encouraged at all special liturgies.  Ability to read music is a MUST.  Volunteer musicians must supply their own instruments (except for conga drums, tambourines and finger cymbals).  Music will be provided.

Organist or Pianist

Please contact the parish Director of Music for more information.

Mass Times

Holy Family

316 South Logan Street, Lincoln
Saturday: 5:00pm
Sunday: 8:00am and 10:00am

St. Patrick's

213 South Bogardus Street, Elkhart
Saturday: 4:00pm
Sunday: 8:30am

St. Thomas Aquinas

321 South Lafayette Street, Mt. Pulaski
Sunday: 10:30am

St. Mary's

805 N.W. Pearl Street, Atlanta
Sunday: 9:00am

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Catholic Community

Rectory Hours:

8:00 am - 4:00 pm       Monday - Thursday,             Closed on Friday

Phone: (217) 732-4019

Holy Family

St. Patricks

St. Thomas Aquinas

St. Marys Church

Mission Statement

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From the back of the Church
The Annuciation
Don't Forget

All Saints Day - Holy Day of Obligation

Mass Schedule:  

Church Mass Time
                              Holy Family 5:30 pm Vigil Mass on October 31, 2017
                              St. Mary's 6:00 pm Vigil Mass on October 31, 2017
Holy Family 7:00 am
St. Patrick's 6:00 pm 
St. Thomas Aquinas 6:30 pm