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A Note From Fr. Jose 2/16/20:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Dear Friends in Christ,This Lent we, as a parish, will befocusing on Stewardship of Prayerthroughout the whole season of Lent.For four guided sessions on Saturdayevenings (after the 4:00 p.m. Mass at the Waldo site) Iwill be offering a book study on prayer. These sessionswill help us grow in our ... Read More »

A Note from Fr. Bill 2/16/20:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Most of us would agree that attempting to run a marathonwithout a great deal of preparation is a recipe for almostcertain failure. Yet, many of us enter the forty-day spiritualmarathon known as Lent with little or no forethought,inadequately prepared for actually finishing the race.Should we be surprised, then, when ... Read More »

From the Pastor 2/16/20:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Dear Parishioners,"Chicken Fingers." That was the subjectline of the email that I sent to BishopRicken a week ago. He was comingfor Dcn. Kenn’s funeral and I wanted to offer him lunchbefore he headed back to Green Bay (chicken fingers iswhat was being served at school). He enjoyed a fewmoments ... Read More »

A Note from Dan Berres

Posted by Angela Schneider

Dear Parishioners,It feels weird talking about Lent since we just finishedcelebrating Christmas, but it's good to look ahead andprepare. Every parish looks at incorporating differentthings each liturgical season to highlight that we havemoved into a new season in the Church. As has beendone in years past, we'll be adding ... Read More »

From the Pastor 2/9/20:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Dear Parishioners,Congratulations to our second gradestudents who made their firstreconciliation this past week. It is good to celebrateGod's love, mercy, and forgiveness with them. Thanksto all who helped form and educate these children,especially our coordinator, Michelle Bishop, and ourreligious education and second grade Catholic schoolteachers.This past week has seen ... Read More »

A Note From Fr. Jose 2/2/20:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Dear Friends in the Lord,Thank you all for your prayers during our trip toWashington D.C. last week. It was a phenomenalexperience to witness hundreds of thousands of youthstanding up for life. On the day of the March, we hadMass in the Capital One arena with over twentythousand people assisting ... Read More »

From the Pastor 2/2/20:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Dear Parishioners,I write this article as I wrap up vacation, so if you arelooking for some further insight and answers about ourparish mission plan, I have not worked on it in the pastweek. As I reflect on our plan, I realize that it sets ahigh level direction for our ... Read More »

A Note From Fr. Bill 1/26/20:

Posted by Angela Schneider

The contemporary person may boast ofmany “friends.” One may counthundreds of souls who have ‘liked” himor her, or at least clicked in favor of thecyber persona, even if it may be an avatar with littleresemblance to the real person. And despite the myriad“friendships” and the apparent affirmation of likeability,many ... Read More »

From the Pastor 1/26/20:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Dear Parishioners,I would hope and pray that you're stillreflecting on last week's roll out of ourparish mission plan. If you did not have a chance toread it in last week's bulletin please do go back to itand spend some time pondering over it. I believe it isimportant to go ... Read More »

From the Pastor 1/19/20:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Dear Parishioners,Thank you to all who attended the January 14th Parish Annual Meeting. Thanks also to those who presentedand made all of the preparations for the meeting and the social. Our meeting was done in two parts, first wasthe year in review, and second was our parish and regional ... Read More »