Oddwalk Ministries


Shannon’s Top Ten of 2011


Well, here ends another great year for Oddwalk Ministries. We had the opportunity to bring what we do to a lot of great places: Granite City, IL – Toledo, Ohio – Mascoutah, IL – Breese, IL – Belleville, IL – Davenport, IA – Washington DC – Buffalo, NY – Fairview Heights, IL – Hazelwood, MO…

Catholic Schools Week 2011: By The Numbers


Mostly due to the colossal blizzard that swept across the country, here’s a statistical wrap-up of our Catholic Schools Week in Toledo and Metro-East St. Louis: Shows successfully performed: 3 of 9 Flights rebooked: 4 States we visited, not expecting to: 2 (Indiana, Michigan) States we didn’t visit, expecting to: 1 (Texas) Airlines flown unexpectedly:…

CSW Recap, with “Bring It Jesus” photo!


What a Crazy Catholic Schools Week!  8 appearances (2 included mass) over 5 days, from Jefferson City MO to Breese, IL and various stops in-between. Perhaps the strangest day was Thursday, when Orin’s keyboard went completely dead 5 minutes into our second concert of the day.  Pretty much without warning, and would not turn back…

Catholic Schools Week 2010


While perhaps not our favorite slogan/logo (especially for the young folks), it’s not a bad theme to pray on, especially us adults: what dividends are you/we seeing from whatever sort of Catholic education, catechesis, study, etc. we received growing up?  What are the dividends? It’s a busy week for us, 7 appearances in the greater…

G! C! D! C!


A friend of Orin’s, Katie, babysits for a few kids who attend St. Margaret of Scotland School in St. Louis. Oddwalk performed there over Catholic Schools Week last week, and while there sang one of our unique pieces, “These are the Chords to Every Christian Song I Know” – a refrain that strings together several…

Catholic Schools Week 2008!


Catholic Schools Light the Way is the theme of Catholic Schools week this year.  Oddwalk is pleased to have the chance to visit many area schools in celebration.  This morning we got the week started at St. Peter’s in Jefferson City, MO.  There will be more reports as we visit several other places Wednesday, Thursday,…