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Spiritual & Pastoral Components of the St. Monica "Master Plan"

On Saturday January 24, after the 5:00 Vigil Mass, in the school cafeteria, we will be presenting the details of a 10-year “Master Plan” for St. 1,685 more words

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Musing on the Occurrences at St. Monica Over the Past Year

I was musing on the occurrences at St. Monica over the past year. I wanted to provide a bit of a review of what happened. To keep it simple, I classified items as only positive or negative. 548 more words

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Stained Glass Part 2 - A Spiritual Reflection

REFLECTIONS FROM THE MONASTERY – Part 2

I recently was visiting friends in Germany and had the opportunity to stay at the Benedictine Neuburg Abbey in Ziegelhausen… 267 more words

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Mary, Mother of God - The Homily

Audio version of the homily for January 1, 2015 – “Mary the Mother of God” can be found here:

What is your relationship with my Son? 25 more words

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Attracting & Retaining Parishioners - Part 2

Last week I introduced Thom S. Rainer (Former president/CEO of LifeWay Christian Resources and founding dean of the Billy Graham School of Missions and Evangelism). I presented a number of Thom’s insights concerning what works, and what does not work, in terms of attracting – and retaining – new church members. 747 more words

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Christmas - The Homily

When considering Christmas, one can ask the question:

“Why did God come to the earth as a human bring?”

Why did God even bother to make this earth – this planet? 1,507 more words

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Attracting & Retaining Parishioners - Part 1

Thom S. Rainer is the president and CEO of LifeWay Christian Resources, which is one of the world’s largest providers of Christian products and services, including Bibles, Bible studies, research, church music, supplies and digital services. 906 more words

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