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Fr. Dave's Take on It... 5/19/19:

Posted by Angela Schneider

A troop of boy scouts was being used as “victims” in a test of emergency systems. A mock earthquake was staged and the Scouts impersonated wounded persons who were to be picked up and cared for by emergency units. One Scout was directed to simply lie on the ground ... Read More »

From the Pastor 5/19/19:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Who is your superhero? Have you seen the latest superhero movie? It's called Avengers: Endgame". I saw it a few weeks ago with a friend. It was three hours and one minute of high action-packed, sensory stimuli overload of huge galactic multi-battle action scenes happening and with so many ... Read More »

Fr. Dave's Take on It... 5/12/19:

Posted by Angela Schneider

A little girl was sitting on her grandmother’s lap as she read her a bedtime story. From time to time, she would take her eyes off the book and reach up to touch Grandma’s wrinkled cheek. She would alternately stroke her own cheek, then Grandma’s again. Finally she spoke ... Read More »

From the Pastor 5/12/19:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Dear Parishioners, What is the purpose of our Good Shepherd fund? As specified on our website (sfamanitowoc.org) - The Good Shepherd Emergency Fund is a fund that helps people who have a legitimate need but are “falling between the cracks” and not able to receive assistance from other agencies. ... Read More »

Fr. Dave's Take on It... 5/5/19:

Posted by Angela Schneider

A man spoke to each of his three sons when he sent them off to college, “I feel it’s my duty to provide you with the best possible education, and you do not owe me anything for that. However, I want you to appreciate it. As a token, please ... Read More »

From the Pastor 5/5/19:

Posted by Angela Schneider

How many words does St Joseph have in the Bible? May 1st, was the Saint Joseph the worker, feast day. In scripture, Joseph has no words, only action. The angel appears to him in a dream and he takes action - takes Mary into his home, and later flees ... Read More »

Fr. Dave's Take on It... 4/28/19:

Posted by Angela Schneider

A truck driver was driving along the highway and noticed a sign that read: Low Bridge Ahead. Thinking he could squeeze under it, he keeps driving and, of course, gets wedged under the bridge. Cars are backed up for miles. Finally, a police car gets through. The officer gets ... Read More »

From the Pastor 4/28/19:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Happy Easter! Yes, we are in the octave of Easter. Yes, Easter is such a grand celebration that we celebrate Easter for 8 days. So I trust that you still have at least one jelly bean left in your basket? Thank you to all that helped with our Holy ... Read More »

Fr. Dave's Take on It... 4/21/19:

Posted by Angela Schneider

I didn’t only learn things about myself while I was gone. Here are ten things I know for sure about each of you. 1. You are reading this. 2. You can’t breathe when your tongue is out (Put it back. Just kidding!) 3. You can’t say the letter “P” ... Read More »

From the Pastor 4/21/19:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Lent is over! ALLELUIA! Happy Easter! But are our lives different because of lent? How is your PFA (Prayer, Fasting, and Almsgiving) level? As we journeyed these forty days of Lent, I encouraged you to change your lives so as to come closer to Christ forever. Prayer, fasting, and ... Read More »