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Posted by Fred Elias

Persistence- that is the point of today's Gospel parable.  In accordance, many refer to this Gospel parable that a widow pleads her case before a corrupt judge for vindication against an opponent.  Irritation by her continuous appeals rather than compassion finally moves the judge to help her.  It was ... Read More »

Exciting New Ministry at St. Mary

Posted by Fred Elias


Young Family Support Group


St. Mary is offering a Young Family Support Group for parents with infants and toddlers.  The Young Family Support Group will be a monthly gathering where parents can gain information and support from other parents who face similar challenges.

Parenting is a hard job.  It is ... Read More »

Christian Service Bulletin, Oct. 6th, 2013

Posted by Fred Elias

"Only in the Sacred Heart of Jesus, will your heart be happy!" ~Blessed John Paul II~

"BLACKTHORN" in concert:  Saturday, October 19, 2013.  Tickets are $10 per person.  Advance purchase only.  Seating is limited so purchase your tickets today!!!  Proceeds will benefit Christian Service outreach projects.  Thank you for ... Read More »

2013 Blackthorn Concert

Posted by Fred Elias

From the Pastoral Associate..., Oct. 6th, 2013

Posted by Fred Elias

"Life's like a play; it's not the length but the acting that matters."  Seneca

Jesus knew the art of a good story and Magic Carpet Theater knows how to put on an excellent production of "The Parable Project" performed live at St. Mary Church on Wednesday, October 9 at 7 p.m.  All ages ... Read More »

Parish Business News from Sue, Oct. 6th, 2013

Posted by Fred Elias

The leaves are falling, the days are shorter the nights are cooler and school is back in full swing, a sure sign that autumn is in the air.  While the seasons are changing, St. Mary has also had a lot of changes going on throughout the summer.


A ... Read More »

St. Mary to participate in this year's Spooktacular... we need your help

Posted by Fred Elias

For the first time ever St. Mary is going to be part of the excitement as volunteers will be located at the outdoor patio of Andiamo restaurant handing out candy at the 30th Annual Royal Oak Spooktacular.  If you have never witnessed the event, it is two hours of ... Read More »

From the Pastoral Associate..., Sept. 29th , 2013

Posted by Fred Elias

"Now, isn't imagination a precious thing?  It peoples the earth with all manner of wonders, strange beasts and birds, angels, cherubim and seraphim.  And it has to be exercised.  No child should be permitted to grow up without exercise for imagination.  It enriches life for them.  It makes things wonderful and ... Read More »

Christian Service Bulletin, Sept. 29th, 2013

Posted by Fred Elias

"I assure you that God is much better than you believe.  He is content with a glance, a sigh of love...  As for me, I find perfection very easy to practice because I have understood it is a matter of taking hold of Jesus by His heart." ~St. Therese ... Read More »

From the Pastoral Associate..., Sept. 22nd , 2013

Posted by Fred Elias

Let's Go Back to School

"I like a teacher who gives you something to take home to think about besides homework."  Lily Tomlin

"I never let my schooling interfere with my education."  Mark Twain

"Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves." ... Read More »