Welcome to Our Catholic Community!

We welcome you to look at our parish’s Website and to see the good things the Lord is doing among us. We are a relatively small community – in numbers. Yet, God has given us a big heart to reach out.

Our Mission

The mission of St. Francis of Assisi Parish is to live as a charitable, harmonious and faith-filled community as we proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ to all people. As partners in faith, we encourage our members to share their gifts of time, talent and treasure for service to the Kingdom.

Mass Times

11:00 am - English
1:30 pm - Spanish

1st, 3rd & 5th Saturday (SF) at 11:00 AM - 12 Noon

or by appointment

Fr. Joachim (Kim) Studwell, OFM

Email: sfgwparish@gmail.com


Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. March – Sunday, January 20th
The 35th Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. National Holiday observance will be held on Sunday, January 20, 2019.  The annual march will begin at 2:00 p.m. at the old St. Francis Catholic Center, 708 Avenue I to West MLK Drive and turn right onto Avenue E, north to Friendship Missionary Baptist Church.  Marchers are encouraged to carry flags, banners and signs while wearing identifying badges, ...

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Mardis Gras Ball

Posted on January 11, 2019 in: General News

Mardis Gras Ball
The annual Mardi Gras Ball will be held at the Leflore County Civic Center on Saturday night, February 16th, from 7:00 p.m. to midnight.  Dinner will be served at 8:00 p.m. DJ Traxx will provide the music for the evening.  Tickets are $35.00/person.  There will be the traditional coronation of the King and Queen of the Ball and well as other prizes for participants, along with a 50-...

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Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity - 150th Anniversary!
As we Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity begin our celebration of the 150th anniversary of our founding, we will have a section in the St. Francis of Assisi parish bulletin about us and our presence here at St. Francis. Our logo for the celebration will appear each time to identify the article. The title of the logo, “Celebrating The Call,” uses the Franciscan coat of arms (crosse...

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