Browsing the November 2020 archive of Pastor's Reflections

From the desk of Fr Stephen Nov 29, 2020

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 11/20/20

From the desk of Fr Stephen

When I was younger, my family used to go to Montauk State Park for a few days in the summer to trout fish.  It was always a nice time.  In Missouri, there is a season for catching trout.  It ran from about March ... Read More »

From the desk of Fr Stephen Nov 22, 2020

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 11/17/20

From the desk of Fr Stephen

Today we celebrate the Feast of Christ the King.  It is the last Sunday of Ordinary Time for the Catholic church.  Next Sunday, we will begin the season of Advent, preparing ourselves for the coming of Jesus amongst us as a baby.  As ... Read More »

From the desk of Fr Stephen Nov 15, 2020

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 11/11/20

From the desk of Fr Stephen

This week the Gospel talks about the master who gives talents to his servants.  Each person is given certain talents and they can do whatever they want with them. Two of the three servants take the talents and double what they were given.  ... Read More »

From the desk of Fr Stephen Nov 8, 2020

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 11/04/20

From the desk of Fr Stephen

I am sure we have all heard the Serenity Prayer before.  The Serenity Prayer is often recited at an AA meeting or in other addiction groups.  It goes like this, “God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the ... Read More »