December 2018 archive of From the Pastor's Desk
Posted by Katelyn Hansell on 12/21/18
And His mother said to Him, “Son, why have you done this to us? Your father and I have been looking for you with great anxiety.”
I remember as a child, my dad had an old blue pick-up truck in our back driveway. It was one of his projects ... Read More »
Posted by Katelyn Hansell on 12/19/18
My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord. My spirit rejoices in God my Savior.
On this Fourth Sunday of Advent, we draw near to the conclusion of the holy season. Hopefully, we have prepared for the coming of the Prince of Peace into our hearts and our families ... Read More »
Posted by Katelyn Hansell on 12/12/18
Brethren, rejoice in the Lord always; again I say, rejoice!
This Sunday is Gaudete Sunday, the Sunday of Rejoicing. This Sunday receives its name from the first word of the Introit (Entrance Antiphon) for the Mass. In the early Church, a 40-day fast was observed in preparation for the ... Read More »
Posted by Katelyn Hansell on 12/07/18
Prepare the way of the Lord; make straight his paths. Every valley shall be filled, and every mountain and hill shall be made low.
Last week, the children in our PSR program made their first Confessions. I’m sure most of them were a little nervous, which is completely understandable. ... Read More »