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Pope Francis and a Global Economy Week 1

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Pope Francis and A Global Economy In a global virtual address in October, Pope Francis outlined nine compelling calls to reform of a variety of economic sectors. His words are a direct appeal to apply our Catholic social teaching to our global economic structures. In coming weeks, this space...

Pastoral Pearls: Practice the Pause

Posted by MaryPat Potts on

Advent is the perfect time for PAUSE. Advent is a time to PAUSE  and contemplate the coming of Christ into  our hearts anew... to PAUSE to assess what Jesus being in my world and life really means, and how I show that in the way I live my life… to PAUSE and look for the myriad...

Pastoral Pearls: Surrender and Trust

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Taking, as He did, this sinful world as it is, Not as I would have it. Trusting that He will make all things right if I surrender to His will. ~Reinhold Niebuhr (Lines 6 & 7 of The Serenity Prayer) You may not know it, but this is part of that wonderful...

Pastoral Pearls: Living your gratitude

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As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. ~ John F. Kennedy November is the month of thankfulness. I like this quote because it calls me to live my gratitude, not just one day but all...

Pastoral Pearls: The kindest people ...

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The kindest people are not born that way, they are made. They are the sounds that have experienced so much at the hands of life, they are the ones who have dug themselves out of the dark, who have fought to turn every loss into a lesson. The kindest people do not just exist – they choose...

Holiday Pie Sale

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The annual Women's Club Holiday Pie sale is November 20-21, 2021 and December 11-12, 2021.  Pre-order your pies online here.

Pastoral Pearls: What we can never lose ...

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What we once enjoyed and deeply loved we can never lose, For all that we love deeply becomes a part of us. ~ Helen Keller I love this sentiment. Why does grief hurt so much? Because I loved so deeply. What a gift that is, to have loved so deeply that it feels like a part of...

Pastoral Pearls: Make a difference ...

Posted by MaryPat Potts on

The fourth Saturday of October is Make a Difference Day. According to this quote, even I can make a difference to someone. I don’t know, though. It takes guts to reach out, to step forward, to offer a “spirit lift.” How can I do that? Sometimes that attitude can stop me...

GA has its Perks!

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GA has its Perks, and now it's open!  We needed a pleasant place to have a conversation, or to read or to just sip a little coffee and now we have it! Last weekend many people enjoyed our newest space and some fantastic rolls and cakes provided by Baking For a Purpose. There’s even...

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