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Deacon Russ (from the weekly bulletin)

Deacon Russ (from the weekly bulletin)

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Posted by Mr. Don Pierse

Thoughts from Deacon Russ

CHILI COOK-OFF AND CAKE WALK NEXT SUNDAY

I was excited to learn that the youth are sponsoring their annual chili cook-off next Sunday. It probably would not look good for me to walk away with the prize, but, be warned, I make an awesome chili ... Read More »

Sunday, January 8, 2017

Posted by Mr. Don Pierse

Thoughts from Deacon Russ

NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS

Any luck coming up with some New Year’s resolutions? I have made a few, and I would like to share them with you in an effort for you to hold me accountable. First of all, I gave up my pedometer. It had ... Read More »

January 1, 2017

Posted by Mr. Don Pierse

Thoughts from Deacon Russ

NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS

Are you taking on something new for the New Year or maybe giving something up? Most people resolve to do one or more things: lose weight, get in shape, quit smoking, read more, watch less TV, then, by the end of January, ... Read More »

Sunday, December 25, 2016

Posted by Mr. Don Pierse

Thoughts from Deacon Russ

WELCOME!

I would like to welcome all of our visitors and guests who join us for our celebration of Christmas. May you find the presence of Christ here in this place. The newborn king of the Jews is God’s greatest gift to us. Let us ... Read More »

Sunday, December 18, 2016

Posted by Mr. Don Pierse

Thoughts from Deacon Russ

CLOSING IN ON CHRISTMAS

We have one full week of Advent left. This is the longest Advent possible when Christmas falls on a Sunday. Next year, we’ll experience the shortest Advent possible as Christmas will fall on a Monday. If you are able, I hope ... Read More »

Sunday, December 11, 2016

Posted by Mr. Don Pierse

Thoughts from Deacon Russ

RETIRED RELIGIOUS COLLECTION

This weekend there is e a special collection for retired religious. This supports all those religious sisters, brothers and priests who have served in our archdiocese and throughout the United States who have now reached retirement age. They have no 401ks or ... Read More »

Sunday, December 4, 2016

Posted by Mr. Don Pierse

Thoughts from Deacon Russ

HELP WANTED

I need your help! My experience has been that when I need something specific and ask for it, people come forth to help. Christmas is just 3 weeks away, and I have no idea how many poinsettias we need to order, who we ... Read More »

Sunday, November 27, 2016

Posted by Mr. Don Pierse

Thoughts from Deacon Russ

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Today we begin a new Church year. We are now in cycle “A” for the readings we hear each Sunday, so we will hear mostly from Matthew’s Gospel account through this year. Advent is a time of waiting, and I hope you ... Read More »

Sunday, November 20, 2016

Posted by Mr. Don Pierse

Thoughts from Deacon Russ

THANKSGIVING SERVICE

The Edinburgh Ministerial Association will be hosting a ecumenical Thanksgiving Service this Sunday, November 20, at 4:00 p.m. at Edinburgh Church of the Nazarene, 716 S. Eisenhower Dr. Those attending are asked to bring either some sandwiches or dessert to share in fellowship ... Read More »

Sunday, November 13, 2016

Posted by Mr. Don Pierse

Thoughts from Deacon Russ

MEET TO EAT

You are invited to join other parishioners this Wednesday night after Mass, or at 6:45, as we gather at Snappy Tomato Pizza located by the outlet Mall at 12181 North Executive Drive. Snappy Tomato is owned by parishioners Kevin and Louise Holt. ... Read More »