Browsing the October 2014 archive of Pastor's Reflections

Black Catholic History Month

Posted by Joyce Jones on 10/29/14

Today we begin the month long celebration of Black Catholic History Month.  November was so designated by the National Black Catholic Clergy Caucus in 1990, to celebrate the proud heritage of Black Catholics. Two important dates fall within this month, Saint Augustine's Birthday (November 13) and Saint Martin de ... Read More »


Posted by Joyce Jones on 10/23/14

Dear Sisters & Brothers in Christ,         I want to first of all thank all of our elders for their wisdom, insight and all of the ministries they perform. I thank you for setting such a worthy example of not only what it means to be a good ... Read More »

Card Party Time!

Posted by Joyce Jones on 10/15/14

Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ,


        It’s CARD PARTY TIME!!! I know everybody is filled with excitement and anticipation. It is not only our largest fundraiser, but one of our biggest social

gatherings as well. The Rock Card Party goes back over 50 years. It has been ... Read More »

Spirituals Concert

Posted by Joyce Jones on 10/09/14

This reflection was written on October 5, 2014

Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ,


       This afternoon we will present our 3rd annual “Spirituals Concert.” I certainly hope you are planning on attending, because it promises to be a wonderful and spiritually uplifting event. There is something about the ... Read More »