We are now into the great season of Lent. We will spend the next six weeks or so, preparing to celebrate the high point of our faith: the Paschal Mystery, the suffering death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. This is the time of penance, and the way of purifying ourselves, trying to get rid of all those sinful habits so we can celebrate Easter with a renewed commitment to follow Christ. So it is perfectly fitting that we make some form of preparation. It should be a time of personal reflection of where we......
Raise the Roof – Church Parking As you can tell from the outside, the Roof project is moving along at a fairly quick pace. The back parking lot is filling up, as I mentioned it would, with dumpsters and storage boxes. That means that on the weekends there will be, as I mentioned a number of times, very few parking spots. We want to reserve those spots for handicapped parking. If you are able to park back there please display your placard. If you are not handicapped please don’t park back there.......
Sunday, December 9 We continue our preparations for the coming of Jesus. That is, we are preparing to celebrate His coming among us as a new-born baby in Bethlehem. Therefore, it is a special time for us to remember with deep gratitude God’s great love for us. “God so loved the world that He sent His only son…” ” And the Word was made flesh and came to live among us.” Today’s Gospel tells us to prepare for that coming, that remembering,......