Lent in Our Parish

TREE of HOPE ~ We will be doing a Lenten service project this year with a “Giving Tree”.  The Tree of Hope is on the altar today and will remain up throughout Lent. SIMPLE SUPPER  ~ Wednesday, March 21, 2018 @ 6:00pm   Please join us for a Lenten Simple Supper, in the...

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Dynamic Catholic, Alive! ~  The Desert

Lent has officially begun.  Into the desert we go.  The desert is a place we find ourselves in at various points in life, sometimes intentionally and sometimes not.  During Lent, we choose to enter the desert of prayer, fasting, and almsgiving.  These practices impel us to rely more on God...

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Encounter Majd

ENCOUNTER MAJD In Iraq, we encounter Majd and his family, people are forced to flee violence, searching for stability.  How are we called to welcome the stranger in our midst?  How can you support those, worldwide, who are forced to feel their homes to find safety or better opportunities? Visit...

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Do You Want to Fast this Lent?

DO YOU WANT to FAST this LENT?  (In the words of Pope Francis)   Fast from hurting words and say kind words. Fast from sadness and be filled with gratitude. Fast from anger and be filled with patience. Fast from pessimism and be filled with hope. Fast from worries and have...

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SVDP ~ Items Needed for February

SEE GOD in the FACES of the POOR”   ~ St. Vincent de Paul Your generous donations enable us to help the needy in our community.  You are the face of Christ to so many in need.  Thank you for your support! Items needed for February are: Beef Soups or Stews,...

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Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time

February 11, 2018 Today we celebrate the Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time. This will be the last Sunday of Ordinary Time before we begin the holy season of Lent this coming Wednesday. Yes, believe it or not, Wednesday is Ash Wednesday. (Since this is such a holy day for Christians,...

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Baptism Class ~ March 6th

Baptism classes, for first time parents and Godparents, are held on the first Tuesday of every month at 7:00pm in the Rectory and last approximately 35 minutes.  The next class is scheduled for March 6.  Please call Donna to register.  

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Encounter Lent

  Join our faith community  ~ and nearly 14,000 Catholic communities across the United States ~ in a life changing Lenten journey of encounter with CRS Rice Bowl.  Pick up your family’s CRS Rice Bowl from the church entrances this weekend.  During the 40 days of Lent, as companions on...

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“Puppy” Update

“PUPPY” UPDATE In loving memory of our dear friend, Mary Jane Wendt, I wanted to share a photo of Libby (at 8 months old, 115lbs, and still growing) and Duke (our 100lb shepherd who no longer looks big)!!  Mary Jane absolutely loved Libby and all our furry friends at the rectory!

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Dynamic Catholic, Alive! ~ Sharing our Testimony

Jesus heals the man with leprosy in the Gospel today.  Even after instructing the man not to spread the report abroad, the man shares it freely.  In our own lives, how difficult it is not to proclaim the wonderful things that God has done for us, both big and small! ...

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