Church News

First Baptist Church of Kankakee at 1756 W. Illinois Route 113, Kankakee will be holding Little Dresses for Africa sewing day from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday.

The Daily Journal invites area churches to send in news for publication. Brief items are published each Thursday and Church Scroll typically appears the first Thursday of the month.

St. Rose of Lima Chapel, 486 W. Merchant St., Kankakee, is holding a garage sale inside and under the canopy on Friday and Saturday.

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St. Rose of Lima Chapel, 486 W. Merchant St., Kankakee, is holding a garage sale inside and under the canopy on Friday and Saturday. ...READ MORE

St. Rose of Lima Chapel, 486 W. Merchant St., Kankakee, is holding a garage sale inside and under the canopy on June 25 and 26. ...READ MORE

The Daily Journal invites area churches to send in news for publication. Brief items are published each Thursday and Church Scroll typically appears the first Thursday of the month. ...READ MORE

St. Rose of Lima Chapel, 486 W. Merchant St., Kankakee, will celebrate monthly Mass at 6 p.m. on May 28. Reservations are required because of COVID restrictions. ...READ MORE

St. Rose of Lima Chapel, 486 W. Merchant St. in Kankakee, will celebrate monthly Mass at 6 p.m. on April 30. Reservations are required because of COVID restrictions. ...READ MORE

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The Greater International Healing & Deliverance Center will present Women of Excellence Conference 2021 with the theme of "Stepping Into Your Divine Purpose." 

After 16 months of closure, the Letourneau Home/Museum, a Village of Bourbonnais and Kankakee County historic landmark, will reopen on Sunday, Aug. 1. The home/museum will be open monthly from 1 to 4 p.m. on the first and third Sundays.

Rylee Thorson, of St. Anne, earned her Master's Degree in Digital Marketing and Communications from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wis., at the end of the spring semester. She is the daughter of Larry and Denise Thorson, of St. Anne. Read more

Tom and Donna Cirks, of Bourbonnais, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with a family trip to Pigeon Forge, Tenn. They were married July 24, 1971, in Olney. Read more

Paul and Patty Cook, of Kankakee, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married July 1, 1961, in New York. Read more

Louis King Sr., of Bourbonnais, will be celebrating his 95th birthday with an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. July 24 at William Latham Community Center in Bourbonnais. The event is being hosted by his family. Read more