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St. Joseph Catholic Community is a parish family united by a common faith whose mission is: to proclaim and live the Good News of Jesus; to worship God according to the Catholic tradition; to be a welcoming, loving community; to serve the educational and social needs of the community; to reach out to all, especially the poor, the disenfranchised and the most vulnerable of the world - to bring all people to Jesus Christ.

Wednesday, Jan. 19, RE, 6:15 p.m.

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Our next Ladies Guild meeting will be January 11th. Deb Hoskins will be taking over as President in January. Angie Carlson has volunteered to stay in the Treasurer position for another term, however, we still need someone to fill the role as Secretary for the next 2 years. Please contact Lois Dalton if you are interested in this position. Have a Happy and Blessed New Year!

Thank you to all who participated in the Giving Tree.  We helped 7 families have a Blessed Christmas. Thank  you for your generosity.  The Ladies’ Guild.

There are currently no restrictions. If you have any questions, please contact the parish secretary.


If you need to reach the church secretary, (Sharon VanTassell) the email address has changed. Please email us secretary68059@gmail.com


For the sick: Kathy Ewing, Sally Leyden, Jerry Martin, Wes Erhart, Marjorie Bauman, Frank Riha, Margaret Wilson, Paul Nitsick, Dennis Folkers.

*Please let us know if a person needs to be removed from our Prayer List.


All are welcome to join the St. Joseph’s prayer chain to offer intercessory prayers for those in need. To sign up there are two options to consider. If you would prefer to be notified via phone call, please contact Dorothy Foged at 402-253-2633 to be added. If you would prefer to be notified via text message, please text Julie Richards and type your name and “add to prayer chain” or call 402-881-2407 to be added.

Special Mass for Vocations at St. Joseph-Springfield
Monday, January 17th  at 5:30 p.m.

The Serra Club of West Omaha invites you to join us for a special Mass for Vocations at 5:30 PM on Monday, Jan. 17, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 100 9th Street in Springfield, to pray for an increase in vocations to the priesthood and consecrated religious life within the Archdiocese of Omaha.  Mass will be celebrated by Rev. Frank Baumert, Chaplain of the Serra Club.  Mass will be followed by a brief Meeting & Mixer. Our speaker at the meeting will be Deacon Terry Ficenec of St. Joseph.  He will share his vocation story and his experience of serving as a deacon. Light refreshments and sweets will be provided. If you are interested in helping to build the Church locally through vocations support, contact John Lingo, Serra VP, 402-290-4670 or John@JLingoLaw.com.


To all parishioners, your assistance is needed as a rosary leader, either as an individual or group, before Mass. This would be for either one Saturday or Sunday during the month of May. The Signup sheet is located on the credenza in the back of church.