What to Do When a Friend is Considering Abortion

Read the full version at respectlifeprogram.org/l-o-v-e. When a woman is facing a difficult pregnancy, the reaction of the first person she tells tends to set the tone for her decision-making. How do we respond in a loving way that is life-affirming for both her and her baby? First, prioritize listening...

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Respect Life Month

“There is no grief like the grief that does not speak” ~ Henry Longfellow The grief over an abortion experience is often so deep that it seems to be silent. Women and men may bear this burden for years thinking that there is no hope for forgiveness or peace. It’s...

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Stewardship

“How shall I make a return to the Lord for all the good he has done for me?  ~ Psalm 116:12   Stewardship, quite simply, is recognizing that everything we have and everything we are is a gift from God and being grateful and generous with those gifts. We aren’t...

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SVDP ~ Meal-A-Month

Please Give a Meal-A-Month Don’t Forget to pick up a yellow Meal-A-Month donation bag at the entrances of church after all Masses on the SECOND Sunday of the month. Please return your filled bag on the third Sunday of the month. Items needed this month are: Canned Beef Stews &...

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25th Sunday in Ordinary Time

September 22, 2019 Today we celebrate the 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time. During Lent I often hear, “I can’t wait for Sunday; then I can have what I gave up,” or “When Easter comes, I can stop doing what I took up for Lent.” These kinds of statements miss the...

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McMahon Fest 2019 ~ 9/28/19

PLEASE JOIN US for McMAHON FEST 2019 on Saturday, September 28, 2019 @ McMahon Field (Dale & Bellevue) Come celebrate the St. Luke community.  Family fun and fellowship.  Beer, brats, and burgers available for purchase.   Games for ALL ages (12-5pm) BBQ available Bouncy Houses Women’s Guild Raffle Baskets 50/50...

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Women’s Guild Meeting ~ 9/25/19

September 25, 2019 @ 6:00pm in the St. Joseph Room Ladies, please join us! We will have our traditional Fall pizza party as we enjoy renewing friendships after our summer break. We look forward to seeing old friends, but we would love to make new ones! Our Women’s Guild welcomes...

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Stewardship Cards

When we use our gifts the way God intended, we experience a supernatural joy others notice! What if you woke up today with only the things you thanked God for yesterday? Share the Joy ~ place your trust in God and feel His joy! Please return your completed stewardship card...

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40 Days for Life ~ 9/28/19

Next Saturday, September 28, is the day for St. Luke parish to participate in this session of 40 Days for Life. This is a peaceful, prayerful witness which involves standing (or sitting, if you’d like to bring a lawn chair) quietly in front of Planned Parenthood at Forest Park and...

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