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Parish News Blog

Join the Sunday Monthly Choir!

Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 1/06/20

POP's Sunday monthly choir is recruiting new members! We welcome anyone interested in contributing to the choir with their vocal and/or instrumental talents. The regular schedule for this choir is the third Sunday of every month at the 8:30 am Mass, with practices the previous Mondays at 7 pm ... Read More »

Men's Sunday Bible Study Resumes

Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 1/03/20

Calling all men to journey together in fellowship and study on the first and third Sunday nights of each month.   The POP Men’s Bible Study group will begin its 2020 meetings on January 19 from 6:15pm to 7:30pm in the St. John room (in the new building).  Our catalyst ... Read More »

Celebrate the Family Expo-Come Visit Our Booth

Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 1/02/20

Prince of Peace Catholic School will be participating in the free Celebrate the Family Expo on Saturday, Jan 11 at the Finley Center from 9am-3pm! Stop by our booth and say hello!  Click on the link above to learn more about the Expo.  

Weekender Backpack Ministry Gets Unexpected Christmas Gift

Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 1/02/20

Parishioner Bob McCabe recently presented a check for $8,000 from the U. S. Steel Corporation to Fr. John Fallon for the weekender backpack ministry.  The money will be used to help purchase food for the ministry’s outreach to local hungry students. Every month, ministry volunteers pack over 500 bags ... Read More »

Christmas Stewards Bring Joy

Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 12/30/19

Our Women of Worship ministry delivered a beautiful Christmas celebration of music, gifts and fellowship to the residents at the Gardens of Pelham retirement community this year.  When WOW member Kathy O’Connor learned that no volunteer groups were planning to  visit the residents at Christmastime, she told her fellow ... Read More »

Meet Our Church Secretary Elizabeth!

Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 12/19/19

Welcome to Elizabeth Underwood who recently joined the parish staff as church secretary.  She succeeds Liset Martinez who is now the Hispanic Ministry Coordinator.  You may recognize Elizabeth’s friendly face if you patronized the Hoover Shipping and Trading Post where she worked for the past four years.  Elizabeth is ... Read More »

Women's Retreat

Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 12/19/19

Do you need a prayerful morning – a spiritual pick-me-up for the new year?  Why not register for the Nourish retreat at POP on February 22.  It will be held in Deasy Hall from 8:30 am to noon.  You can register here  and more details will be added as ... Read More »

Our Children Are Anxious: Understanding Anxiety Among Youth

Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 12/19/19

Dr. Dale Wisely will speak about understanding anxiety among youth on January 31 at 11 am in the youth room.  Anxiety seems to be rising among our youth. Of course, all children go through periods of being fearful. But increasing numbers of young people seem to be experiencing clinical ... Read More »

Habitat for Humanity 2020 Lenten Day of Service

Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 12/12/19

CANCELLED.  Prince of Peace will once again be participating in the Birmingham Habitat for Humanity's Pope Francis Habitat home building on Saturday, March 21 and Friday, April 17. The home will be built in partnership and for the Williams Family at 1008 29th Avenue NE, Center Point, AL 35215.  ... Read More »

Financial Peace U Starts Jan. 6

Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 12/03/19

We all need a plan for our money and Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University offers a successful formula that has helped many people get rid of debt, manage their money, spend and save wisely, and much more! Interested persons should register here.Classes consist of video teaching, participant discussions, and small ... Read More »


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