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From Fr. Paul 11-6-2016

Posted by Tanya Graettinger

Last weekend throughout the Archdiocese we celebrated Priesthood Sunday. It made me think of all the priests who have inspired me. It also caused me to reflect on my own journey to the priesthood and all the good things the Lord has done for me. I didn’t always want ... Read More »

Why Register at St. Mary?

Posted by Tanya Graettinger

Have you ever wondered why you need to register in a parish? Can’t you just come to Mass and go about your business? Of course, the short answer to that is, yes, you can. But there are very good reasons to register. Church is about our experience of God ... Read More »

RCIA - Their Journey of Faith

Posted by Tanya Graettinger

“Mary” “Mary’s role in the Church is inseparable from her union with Christ and flows directly from it. ‘This union of the mother with the Son in the work of salvation is made manifest from the time of Christ’s virginal conception up to his death.’” CCC 964 On Sunday, ... Read More »

Christian Service News 11-6-2016

Posted by Tanya Graettinger

"Jesus, I trust in you." Greetings everyone, As we prepare for Election Day, we are reminded by Pope Francis that "a good Catholic meddles in politics, offering the best of himself, so that those who govern can govern." Recently, Pope Francis instructed American Catholics to "study the proposals well, ... Read More »

Christian Service News 10-30-2016

Posted by Tanya Graettinger

"Jesus, I trust in you." Greetings everyone, Are you looking for an opportunity to share your love with others? Perhaps you have time available and want to share your time by volunteering to help on an upcoming Christian Service event, an existing ministry or a small project? If so, ... Read More »

Welcome Weekends

Posted by Tanya Graettinger

Have you been attending Mass here at St. Mary, but haven’t had the chance to register with us yet? Let me come to you! Once a month I will be in the back of the church after all Masses. In November it will be the weekend of the 12th ... Read More »

Christian Service News 10-23-2016

Posted by Tanya Graettinger

"Jesus, I trust in you." Greetings everyone, Are you looking for an opportunity to share your love with others? Perhaps you have time available and want to share your time by volunteering to help on an upcoming Christian Service event, an existing ministry or a small project? If so, ... Read More »

From Fr. Paul 10-16-2016

Posted by Tanya Graettinger

When you come to Mass these next few Sundays, please take an opportunity to take a look at our school playground. Due to some utility work that brought in heavy machinery, as well as much needed maintenance work, our school children were not using the playground this school year. ... Read More »

Starting Our Stewardship Journey Together

Posted by Tanya Graettinger

 Fr. Paul introduced me a couple of weeks ago as the new Stewardship Coordinator and you may be wondering what I will be doing, so let me explain! God expects all of us Christians to be His disciples. To be a disciple we are called to spread the Gospel ... Read More »

Christian Service News 10-16-2016

Posted by Tanya Graettinger