Pastor’s Column – May 29, 2016

One night, the week before last, I drove out to Blue Jay Point, on the shores of Falls Lake, a 15-minute drive from St. Francis. The fifth grade class from our school was there, staying at a lodge for two nights with parents and teachers. There were activities...

Mindful

Fr. David’s Homily May 22, 2016 Mindful I know this is the feast of the Holy Trinity, but I’d like to enter into that mystery by commenting on one of the most beautiful psalms in the bible, the psalm we heard sung today, psalm 8. I mentioned Calvin Trillin...

Pastor’s Column – May 22, 2016

You have probably seen in our stewardship center a table that advertises our Migrant Ministry. I remember last year a member of the parish telling me her experience of signing up for this ministry. What was it? What would it be like? She had questions, but went ahead...

Pentecost 2016

Fr. David’s homily Pentecost, 2016. HOMILY May 15, 2016 I think we all can agree that this is not an easy time in the political life of our country. Regardless of your political allegiance, there seems to be a continued call for unity. Unity that comes from...

Pastor’s Column – May 15, 2016

As we celebrate Pentecost today with its gift of the Holy Spirit, we reflect on the reading today from Paul’s letter to an early Christian community at Corinth – “Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit; and there are varieties of service, but the same...