By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Church to bless kids' backpacks
Placeholder Image
MCCONNELL, Ill. - McConnell UMC, 211 N. Hulbert Road, is inviting all children to bring their school backpacks to church at 10:30 a.m. Sunday to be blessed before the start of a new school year. The church will pray and bless each bag and each student will receive a memento for their backpacks. Colton Krumm will also be baptized.

We hope you enjoyed your FREE preview of

Subscribe to access more great content!