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March 21-22, 2015

Posted by Father Bill Farris, OFM on 3/22/15

Next weekend is Palm Sunday. The masses will begin with an invitation for you to assemble in the gathering room for the blessing of palms, followed by the solemn procession into church. Last year we had many people who were willing to leave the pew and join in the ... Read More »

March 14-15, 2015

Posted by Father Bill Farris, OFM on 3/22/15

I would like to update you on the progress of the ChristLife program which began six weeks ago. Our team (myself, Deacon Tom, Nancy Peterson and Al Brankiewicz) are very happy with how the program has taken root in our parish. Despite two weather-challenged evenings, attendance has been very ... Read More »

March 7-8, 2015

Posted by Father Bill Farris, OFM on 3/11/15

The last question on the November mini-survey yield some helpful information about how the parish might best use social media to improve communications within and beyond the parish. I wanted to know how many make regular use of several of the well-known tools that are available: email, Facebook, Twitter, ... Read More »

February 28-March 1, 2015

Posted by Father Bill Farris, OFM on 3/02/15

You are welcome to come and pray before the Blessed Sacrament this first Wednesday of the month, from after the noon mass until Benediction at 7:00pm. Adoration. Come for a half hour, or even longer and experience the peace that comes from resting in silence before Jesus. This opportunity ... Read More »