First Sunday of Lent

Dear Parishioners,  Dear parishioners.   The first Sunday  of this beautiful, grace filled season of Lent allows us to begin the 40 day “retreat” we have entered into.  Each year, the church provides us with a chance to slow down, reflect, and work on our relationship  to God.  Time goes quickly.  Most years, this season gets Continue reading “First Sunday of Lent”

29th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Dear Parishioners,  How long are we willing to be faithful?  Faith is indeed a life-long journey, which for many of us began as children.  We learned the faith gradually, through coming to Church, receiving the sacraments, and learning to make faith personal.  Communal prayer and worship is vital, but so is a personal relationship withContinue reading “29th Sunday in Ordinary Time”

28th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Dear Parishioners, Thank you.  Two simple but very powerful words. They can be used for in response to a simple thing, or to convey a deep appreciation for something more profound.  Sometimes the words seem inadequate, but they are always greatly appreciated.  Saying thank you recognizes that some one else has done something for us.Continue reading “28th Sunday in Ordinary Time”