Browsing the August 2016 archive of NOTES FROM THE DESK OF....

August 27-28, 2016

Posted by Father Bill Farris, OFM on 8/31/16

As children are preparing to return to school in the coming days, we are gearing up for the coming season of Religious Education for the children of the parish. If you have young children in elementary or middle school, please have them registered soon. We consider the years in ... Read More »

August 20-21, 2016

Posted by Father Bill Farris, OFM on 8/22/16

Now that all the activities around our parish "week of mercy" are finished (the mission, the visit to the Holy Door, the feast of Transfiguration and parish picnic) it would be natural to think that our participation in the Holy Year is finished. Far from it! I hope we ... Read More »

August 13-14, 2016

Posted by Father Bill Farris, OFM on 8/15/16

We had a great parish picnic last Sunday. It was a fitting way to end our week of mercy. Thanks to all our volunteers, especially the Mens Club and the K of C for their help in setting up and cleaning up. Everyone there enjoyed the free concert from ... Read More »

August 6-7, 2016

Posted by Father Bill Farris, OFM on 8/10/16

Happy Feast of the Transfiguration! We close our special parish week of mercy with the celebration of the patronal feast of our parish, followed by our parish picnic after the noon mass. I want to thank everyone who had a hand in making our parish mission a success, especially ... Read More »

July 30-31, 2016

Posted by Father Bill Farris, OFM on 8/10/16

On Sunday we begin our parish "week of mercy" with the opening session of our parish mission. I hope we have a full church this evening when Fr. Page and Fr. Larry begin the mission. By Tuesday evening you will have a deeper understanding of the way St. Francis ... Read More »