Browsing the May 2018 archive of NOTES FROM THE DESK OF....

June 2-3, 2018

Posted by Sharon Myers on 5/31/18

For the last several months, the Pastoral Council has been discussing goals for the coming few years and strategies that we might use to move toward those goals. We first spent some time thinking about what kind of future we want to move toward. To that end, we decided ... Read More »

May 26-27, 2018

Posted by Sharon Myers on 5/31/18

As we celebrate today the feast of the Holy Trinity, we remember that our God is RELATIONSHIP, Father, Son, and Spirit, living in love with one another, Since we are created in the image and likeness of God, we too, are called to live in love, in right relationship ... Read More »

May 19-20, 2018

Posted by Sharon Myers on 5/14/18

  We are remembering and celebrating today the gift of God’s Holy Spirit to the disciples and to us. Since the Feast of Pentecost is often called the birthday of the Church, let me wish you all a happy birthday! This idea echoes St. Peter’s sentiment in his first ... Read More »

May 12-13, 2018

Posted by Sharon Myers on 5/14/18

In our country today we honor our Mothers; so Happy Mother’s Day to all our Mothers, Stepmothers, and Grandmothers. Some of us also have women who might not be our biological mothers, but they have “adopted” us and “mothered” us. We are so very grateful for the life you ... Read More »

May 5-6, 2018

Posted by Sharon Myers on 5/02/18

We have finally reached the lovely month of May, the month of Mary, of Mothers, of First Communions (on May 27). The weather warms, the trees, and flowers burst forth. It is a great time of year. Spring! Life! Growth! Many of us will be planting our gardens of ... Read More »

April 28-29, 2018

Posted by Sharon Myers on 5/02/18

Tuesday, May 1 is the feast of St. Joseph the Worker. This year it has also been proclaimed as National Brothers Day, a day to honor and celebrate the vocation of religious brothers. The Church of the Transfiguration is privileged to have Br. Phil Wilhelm, and I invite you ... Read More »