Who Most Needs Christmas?

By Trevor Thompson, Director of Pastoral Ministries 3rd Sunday of Advent On a dark Advent night in Durham, our new parish Coordinator of Justice and Peace Frank Lesko and I participated in the “Evening with Sr. Helen Prejean” at the Trinity United Methodist Church. ...

Computerized Sister Parish

We send blessings for the 6 delegates from our parish as they prepare for the upcoming trip to our Sister Parish, Las Margaurita II in Guatemala, which will take place in February! Participants are excited about opportunities to experience normal, daily life in the...

A Thousand Year Day

               By Kathleen Owen, Coordinator of Care and Wellness MinistriesFor the 2nd Sunday in AdventWho hasn’t had a day that seemed to last forever? One of those days that drags on and on, then suddenly the day is done and there are still things on the “To Do”...

December 4, 2011

Dear Brothers and Sisters, In this season of Advent, we journey together to seek the presence of God anew in our lives.  Often times because of our frail humanity we know sin and brokenness in our lives.  I invite you to share in the Sacrament of Reconciliation /...

Advent Giving Tree Blesses Many this Christmas

The Catholic Community of St. Francis of Assisi responded with great generosity to the Advent Giving Tree this year.  Over the course of Advent, parishioners take ornaments from the Giving Trees that express the need of a particular ministry.  These gifts are then...
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