Browsing the July 2016 archive of Pastor's Reflections

Celebrating 25 Years and 30 Years!

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 7/29/16

Dear Sisters & Brothers in Christ,

Hopefully, when you are reading this, the weather is nice and we are all enjoying our annual picnic & Redemptorist Day. We also decided to use this day to celebrate my anniversaries. This year marks two milestones for me (three if you count ... Read More »

Being Fearful

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 7/20/16

Dear Sisters & Brothers in Christ,

At the Men's Day panel discussion one of the topics was how they handled their teenage sons and the police. Congressman Clay went so far as to take his sons into the local precinct, introduce them to everyone, and show the police their ... Read More »

Men's Day!

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 7/13/16

Dear Sisters & Brothers in Christ,

I want to offer blessings to all the men of our parish on this "Men's Day" weekend. I want to thank all those who had a hand in planning the wonderful day yesterday, (even though I am writing this earlier in the week, ... Read More »

A Catholic Education

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 7/11/16

Dear Sisters & Brothers in Christ,

I pray you all had a relaxing and enjoyable holiday. Personally, I caught up on some sleep. Most of you are aware of the Beyond Sunday capital campaign that was launched last Fall. This is apparently Archbishop Carlson's last campaign and one that ... Read More »

What a Celebration!

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 7/01/16

Dear Sisters & Brothers in Christ,

On behalf of our provincial and the entire Denver Province, I want to thank you for a truly awesome (the adjective I keep hearing) celebration. It will be one for the history books. Our guests had nothing but compliments, and I have begun ... Read More »