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A Note from Fr. Jason

Posted by Angela Schneider

I hope Lent has begun well for you and that you aretaking up the challenge of Jesus to prayer, almsgiving,and fasting. All of this can come under the 1%challenge. I thought since I have asked how you aredoing; I would give you a progress report on the 1%challenge in ... Read More »

From the Pastor 2/28/20:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Dear Parishioners,This Sunday’s gospel features the Transfiguration. I have climbed the mountain where Jesus wastransfigured, and from the top you can see the area for miles. My hope is that we can take amoment to see the big picture...to see beyond our COVID lifestyle and limitations of today...to see ... Read More »

A Note from Fr. Ben 2/21/21:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Hello everyone! For this week’s mini-lessonfrom Stuff I Learned in Seminary, I wanted topresent something that connects to anotherbig focus for our parish this weekend: theBishop’s Appeal. And no, this is not somemarketing tactic, though it is perhaps corny :) but my hopeis that this tidbit will help foster ... Read More »

From the Pastor 2/21/21:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Dear Parishioners,How is the 1% of your day for prayer going? How is reflecting on the daily gospel working for you? In our Lentbulletin/newsletter, I really challenged everyone to spend 1% of your day, 14 minutes and 24 seconds, with thedaily gospel. There are purple 1% Challenge cards in ... Read More »

A Note from Fr. Ben 2/14/21:

Posted by Angela Schneider

This is my first Lent as a priest, and I’m eager toengage the season with you all! There are manyreasons to love Lent, but for me, one reason thatstands out is that this is our dedicated time to buckledown and do the hard work of growing spiritually,with hope for ... Read More »

From the Pastor 2/14/21:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Dear Parishioners,Will you step up to the Lent 1% Challenge? The age old Ash Wednesday question is what are youdoing for Lent? Our Lenten scripture calls us to prayer, fasting, and almsgiving.This Lent, consider spending 1% of your day opening your hearts to the movement of the Spirit, for ... Read More »

A Note from Fr. Ben 2/7/21:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Hello everyone! For this week’s mini-lessonfrom Stuff I Learned in Seminary, I wanted topresent something that connects to anotherbig focus for our parish this weekend: theBishop’s Appeal. And no, this is not somemarketing tactic, though it is perhaps corny :) but my hopeis that this tidbit will help foster ... Read More »

From the Pastor 2/7/21:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Dear Parishioners,In today’s Gospel, we hear about Jesus reaching out, healing the sick, and those possessed by demons. He pusheson to continue preaching. It seems His efforts never cease. Jesus came to us with a purpose from thebeginning. In a very short time, He came to preach, build up ... Read More »

A Note from Fr. Jason 1/31/21:

Posted by Angela Schneider

I want to thank everyone for their prayersand well wishes as I recovered from myillness last Saturday-Monday. It was agastrointestinal bug with a fever. Out ofcaution I got a COVID test. It showed nopresence of the virus. Thank you also for those whoprovided me with soup and other items ... Read More »

From the Pastor 1/31/21:

Posted by Angela Schneider

Dear Parishioners,The Packers are going to the Super Bowl!... just not this year. That was my pre-Mass comment lastSunday night at the 6:30 p.m. Mass. My comment was met first with a “roll of the eyes” and then achuckle. Too which I now note the hope in the statement ... Read More »