259. Spirit-filled evangelizers means evangelizers fearlessly open to the working of the Holy Spirit. At Pentecost, the Spirit made the apostles go forth from themselves and turned them into heralds of God’s wondrous deeds, capable of speaking to each person in his or her own language. The Holy Spirit also grants the courage to proclaim … Continue reading SPIRIT-FILLED EVANGELIZERS
We find ourselves living in a time and place where we need more deeply, more profoundly the Mercy of God. Pope John Paul designated this Sunday the Second Sunday of Easter as Divine Mercy Sunday. What does Mercy means the suffering of the heart. That is to be compassionate with others. A deep … Continue reading Divine Mercy Sunday Let the Radiating Force of Divine Mercy Change your life
Blessed Holy Week and Happy Easter How often have we searched for some sort of self help? We sought books and authors who offer 10 Ways to be successful in life, Seven Steps to a new you, or How to become successful and each one tells story after to story of how either author of … Continue reading The Power for your Transformation
Over the next three weeks as we prepare for Easter and welcoming a new member into our Church we are turning to the readings for Cycle A, namely readings that speak to us about our being Born Again through water and the Holy Spirit. About your transformation into members of the Body of Christ. … Continue reading Leave Your Bucket at the Well
If we think about key milestones in our lives they are cause for great joy and fond memories. Often times we wish we could go back to that moment, or remain in that experience. I still recall the youth retreat that I led along with another Divine Word Seminary, we were in the mountains … Continue reading Come Get Your Blessing, Don’t hold back from the Lord.
We have begun our Lenten Season, we have embarked on the Journey, The Time is Now, This is our Time, a Time for transformation, renewal, conversion, getting our hearts and yes our very lives in order. This is our journey together. We walk together as a community of faith, a family of God brought … Continue reading The Time is now, This is our Time!
Jesus Heals a Leper The image of the homeless, the addict, the sick is one that is despised. Heads turn, look the other way and move to the other side of the street. We are called to have a new attitude toward those we encounter. A few weeks ago a women came to church, … Continue reading Sunday Reach out and touch “No human being is a Problem”. Archbishop Wenskiy February 11, 2018
This weekend I want us to look at the power that is in the name of Jesus. I want us to see exactly what His name does for us when we say it for His honor and glory. To often we go about our daily life happy and blissful never thinking … Continue reading There is Power in the Name of Jesus
We are called to live radically for Christ. There is clearly a need for a radical and clear change in our world, and in our own lives. God so desires to use us, the allow this year to be a year that we are living and walking into our Season. A Season, a time where … Continue reading Called to Radical Discipleship
Martin Luther King Jr. January 15th What does this day mean for us as individuals, a parish, a community and a nation? Each year the nation pauses to remember, honor and celebrate the man who had a "Dream". A dream of a world where one is not "judged by the color of their skin … Continue reading We are called to living a Committed Life, A Legacy of Hope.