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Deacon Russ (from the weekly bulletin)

Deacon Russ (from the weekly bulletin)

Sunday, August 28, 2016

Posted by Mr. Don Pierse

 

Thoughts from Deacon Russ

 

Most people say that our children are the future of the Church. If they are not taught in the faith, they how can they be. I am most appreciative of those who teach our children in our religious educa-tion program, a number of ... Read More »

Sunday, August 21, 2016

Posted by Mr. Don Pierse

THOUGHTS FROM DEACON RUSS

Were you expecting Fr. Tony Hollowell this weekend? So was I. Certainly my years of prison ministry have taught me to expect the unexpected. I received a call on Tuesday last week from the secretary at Saint Rose of Lima asking if I was aware ... Read More »

August 14, 2016

Posted by Mr. Don Pierse

CONNECTED IN THE SPIRIT

What does it mean for Holy Trinity and Saint Bartholomew to be linked parishes? We’re soon going to find out as we begin working together on more levels other than sharing priests for Masses and Confessions here. Archbishop Tobin has stated repeatedly that he wants ... Read More »

August 7, 2016

Posted by Mr. Don Pierse

FACILITY CONDITION ASSESSMENT

This past Thursday, Mr. Eric Atkins, Director of Management Services for the Archdiocese, made a visit to our parish to assist us in performing a preliminary facility condition assessment. John Rondot and I accompanied him as he made his tour of the buildings. While he has ... Read More »

July 31, 2016

Posted by Mr. Don Pierse

A TALE OF TWO SIGNS

I like to walk, and as I walk, I tend to notice things. For instance, Edinburgh United Methodist Church has a medium size sign along the sidewalk that reads: “Edinburgh UMC welcomes you.” That would kind of make you feel welcome if you were ... Read More »