Browsing the January 2016 archive of Pastor's Reflections

Blaze a Pathway to the Kingdom of our God

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 1/27/16

Dear Sisters & Brothers in Christ,

Last Sunday I expressed my concern about a lack of involvement in some of our major ministries. First of all, I realize that there are parishioners who are very involved in multiple ministries. And there are also those parishioners who, despite their extremely busy ... Read More »

Take the Challenge

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 1/22/16

Dear Sisters & Brothers in Christ,  This afternoon we will once again host the Missouri MLK Essay Contest for middle school children. I have been involved in the contest for quite a few years. I find it inspirational to hear the thoughts of these children as they reflect on ... Read More »

Camera for Christmas?

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 1/14/16

Dear Sisters & Brothers in Christ, Well we are through the wonderful liturgical seasons of Advent and Christmas, and we are back to what is poorly named "Ordinary Time." I say that because when we call something "ordinary" we tend to think of it a plain, run of the ... Read More »

God is Doing a New Thing in 2016

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 1/06/16

Dear Sisters & Brothers in Christ,             I pray you are all having a happy and blessed new year. Mine is certainly starting off a whole lot better than the last one ended. I appreciate all of the love and support I received during my recent illness. My mother ... Read More »

Come Let Us Adore Him!

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 1/01/16

Dear Sisters and Brothers, thanks be to God for all He has done!

Happy New Year!  Today as we celebrate the feast of the Epiphany of our Lord Jesus Christ, that moment in time when Christ revealed Himself to all peoples, let us reflect on the Magi of the ... Read More »