St Patrick Catholic Church

at the Beautiful Lake of the Ozarks in Laurie, MO

SOCIAL CONCERNS

The Mission of the Social Concerns Commission is to serve those in need by providing love, faith and hope in their time of need.
Outreach to the Poor—donates money to local charities, monthly food collection and the Christmas Giving Tree.  Helps the needy in our area with electric, gas, rent, etc.  This is funded by monthly collections and special donations.
Respect for Life—promotes respect for life through educational, spiritual and pastoral activities.  Works to develop public policy that supports the right to life from the moment of conception to natural death.

  • Respect Life Mass and Meeting – 1st Saturday of  month
  • Forty Days for Life participation in Columbia
  • Memorial Cross Display in May and October
  • Adoration for Life every Tuesday 11:30-12:30
  • Advocate for pro-life legislation in Missouri, U.S. Congress
  • Spiritual Adoption of the Unborn program

Parish Outreach—organizes and conducts Outreach visits

  • Schedule the Sacrament of the Sick visits
  • Facilitate and organize transportation for those in need.
  • Outreach to Seniors and homebound, local hospital and care center (visit, transportation, errands, shopping)
  • Funeral Dinners - Provides dinners for relatives and friends of the deceased following the funeral.
  • Health and Welfare -blood drives, CPR/AED training and monthly Parish nurse service.

Commission meetings are scheduled as needed.

Founded:1870 
St Patrick
Catholic Church
176 Marian Dr
PO Box 1098
Laurie, MO 65038
Phone: (573) 374-7855 Fax: (573) 374-0627