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Pastor's Desk January 20, 2019

Posted by Ms Kathy Pfeifer on 1/18/19

The wedding feast of Cana is probably one of the best known passages of Scripture. It relates Jesus first miracle, a miracle performed in a time of joyful love at its very beginning, the love of a newly married couple full of hope, faith and promise. Yet, the bride ... Read More »

Pastor's Desk January 13, 2019

Posted by Ms Kathy Pfeifer on 1/11/19

“In you I am well pleased . . .” These words, spoken by the Father on the Feast of The Baptism of Jesus, mark the beginning of Jesus public ministry. This great feast, which marks the end of the Christmas season and the beginning of ordinary time, remind us ... Read More »

Pastor's Desk January 6,2019

Posted by Ms Kathy Pfeifer on 1/04/19

The Feast of the Epiphany commemorates the revelation of Jesus as the Savior of the World. Technically, it recalls that the three wise men came to offer Jesus their homage and bring gifts to the newborn King. Yet, the word itself, though it means the appearance or manifestation of ... Read More »

Pastor's Desk December 30, 2018

Posted by Ms Kathy Pfeifer on 12/28/18

The Feast of the Holy Family reminds us that our defining quality is holiness. Families today come in all shapes and sizes, but we look to the sacredness of their commitment to and their love for one another as the most essential qualities. We also celebrate the Holy Family ... Read More »

Pastor's Desk December 23, 2018

Posted by Ms Kathy Pfeifer on 12/21/18

This Fourth Sunday of Advent calls us to reflect on the fulfillment of God’s design that is near at hand. As we hear the story of the Visitation, we look deep in our hearts and allow the Lord to shepherd us in the ways of holiness, grace and peace. ... Read More »

Pastor's Desk December 16, 2018

Posted by Ms Kathy Pfeifer on 12/14/18

When the people asked John the Baptist what they should do, he told them to share their gifts and resources, to treat each other fairly and with kindness. The people were filled with expectation because of his message and then John the Baptist pointed them toward the one who ... Read More »

Pastor's Desk December 9, 2018

Posted by Ms Kathy Pfeifer on 12/07/18

Today we hear the voice of John the Baptist asking us to prepare the way of the Lord while the prophet, Baruch, tells us to put on the splendor and glory of our God. Today we light our second candle and our Advent wreath glows even brighter. As we ... Read More »

Pastor's Desk December 2, 2018

Posted by Ms Kathy Pfeifer on 11/29/18

We begin again. This first Sunday of Advent is the beginning of a new liturgical year, in a sense, it is New Year’s Day for us. Advent has a two-fold character: it begins by looking forward to the second coming of Christ and then transitions into a joyful preparation ... Read More »

Pastor's Desk November 25, 2018

Posted by Ms Kathy Pfeifer on 11/21/18

As we hear Jesus speak the truth to Pilate this day, we are reminded that we follow Jesus as our way, our truth and our life. Centered in Jesus, we bring to the world a vision of faith, hope, love and holiness. We have a King that serves, a ... Read More »

Pastor's Desk November 18, 2018

Posted by Ms Kathy Pfeifer on 11/16/18

No one knows the time or the hour. Throughout the centuries, countless people have tried to predict the end of the world even though the Scriptures tell us that this information is known by God alone. Instead of focusing on the end, we need to be people who change ... Read More »