Browsing the December 2019 archive of NOTES FROM THE DESK OF....

December 28-29, 2019

Posted by Sharon Myers on 12/23/19

Dear Lord, Bless our family. Be so kind as to give us the unity, peace, and mutual love that You found in Your own family in the little town of Nazareth. Saint Joseph, pray for the father in our family. Obtain for him the strength, the wisdom, and the ... Read More »

December 21-22, 2019

Posted by Sharon Myers on 12/17/19

Let me first take the opportunity to wish each and all of you a very blessed Christmas. I hope it is a blessed time for you and your families. Thank you for your many kindnesses to me and all the friars throughout the year, and for the gifts shared ... Read More »

December 14-15, 2019

Posted by Sharon Myers on 12/11/19

I am overwhelmed by the generosity of our parishioners. Throughout the year, you support our parish, the Outreach Program, our St. Vincent de Paul and many other causes that come before us. But especially at Christmas you demonstrate the giving spirit. Many people will have a better Christmas because ... Read More »

December 7-8, 2019

Posted by Sharon Myers on 12/05/19

Of various things… Our neighboring parish, Our Lady of the Albanians has completed construction of a new social hall. They held an inauguration ceremony on November 30 at 7:00 PM in the evening. This day was chosen because November 30 is Albania’s Independence Day. Albanian people were under Ottoman ... Read More »