Spiritual Growth



Parishioners are encouraged to come and pray for one hour at scheduled times before the Blessed Sacrament. Jesus said, “Ask and you shall receive”. In the company of Jesus, much is gained while praying for ourselves, our family, our parish, our diocese and everyone in the world.

Scheduled (Pdf)

Substitution List (Pdf)

What is perpetual adoration?

Contact: Kathi Martinez 316-775-2155 or 316-734-8050 or Email Kathi

Kapaun’s Men

Taking as our model the life of Father Emil Joseph Kapaun, a courageous Catholic Priest, Army Chaplain, and Leader of Men, Kapaun’s Men are committed to fighting the great spiritual battle that rages around us.  We seek to grow in virtue and answer God’s call to holiness as a band of brothers, lifting one another up and helping one another become better husbands, fathers, leaders and friends.

Contact: Fr. Michael Schemm 316-775-2155

Legion of Mary

Our services are offered to aid the pastor in spiritual works. We spread a deep devotion to Mary. Members say the rosary daily and meet on a regular basis. The Legion of Mary is a worldwide organization under spiritual direction for men, women and youth.

Our Lady of Peace Rosary

The mission is to pray the rosary for peace, parish concerns and personal intentions. The group was formed with the war in Iraq began. Join us in pray at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesdays in the St. James Parlor/Bride Room

Contact: David Smith  316-253-0752

Parish Library

Catholic books are available for parish members to check out and return. The books are located in the Bride/Parlor room and outside the Adoration Chapel. Volunteers are needed to keep the books in order.

Contact: New Leader Needed: Call church office 316-775-2155

Prayer Chain

A group of parishioners pledge to pray for the special intentions of parishioners, their families and friends. If you have a special prayer intention, contact the prayer chain leader to get the chain activated. The goal is to quickly get as many people as possible praying for a common special intention.


Therese Allen 316-775-7144

Vickie Knebler 316-775-2155 or 316-775-7884 or Email Vickie

Seven Sorrows Rosary Group
Join us in praying for lapsed Catholics, especially our family members, friends and other intentions. We gather in the Adoration Chapel at 5:00PM each Friday.

Contact: Kathi Martinez 316-775-6312 or 316-734-8050 or Email Kathi

That Man is You

This is a 26 week interactive men’s program combining the best research from science, the teachings of the Catholic faith and wisdom of the saints to develop the vision of a man fully alive.  Honestly addressing the pressures and temptations that men face in our modern culture.  This program seeks to form men who will be capable of transforming homes and societies.

Contact: James Watson 316-775-0233

White Heart Rosary Group
Students K though 6th grade pray the rosary in response to Mary’s call at Fatima to pray for the conversation of sinners, world peace and an end to abortion. We serve the parish as prayer warriors. The group meets in the church on the 1st Tuesday of the month during the school year and every Tuesday during October and May.

Contact: Therese Allen 316-775-7144