Students write Legislators at annual TFS Justice Fair

As part of The Franciscan School’s annual Justice Fair on June 8th, Director of Pastoral Ministries Trevor Thompson and Coordinator of Justice and Peace Bonnie Angel offered a workshop to sixth and seventh graders on “Doing Justice through Advocacy.”  As part of the...

June 12, 2011 Pentecost

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Happy Pentecost!  Peace be with you.  We celebrate this weekend the many varied and wonderful gifts of the Holy Spirit.  Thank you for sharing so generously your time and talent, the many gifts God has given you for the sake of the building...

Finding PEACE through Stephen Ministry

By Richard Hammer, Ministry Leader of Stephen Ministry  Since I am a retired master’s level rehabilitation counselor, I am happy to draw on my thirty years experience as I function in my role as a volunteer Stephen Ministry Leader with the Catholic Community of...

June 5, 2011

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Best wishes to all who have graduated and are preparing to graduate in the weeks ahead.  Graduations are a time of commencement – new beginnings.  From the four year old graduates from preschool who are preparing for the most important year...

Annual Centering Prayer Retreat

Be Still and Know that I am God Psalm 46:10 In April, nearly thirty people gathered for the annual Centering Prayer retreat with a day of fellowship, contemplative prayer, lunch, and quiet walks through the parish grounds.  This annual retreat celebrated the 20th year...
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