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Readings and Homilies for the Weekend of May 19-20, 2018 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

Last weekend we celebrated the end of the Easter season with the Feast of Pentecost. Often referred to as the birthday of the Church, it was at Pentecost that the Holy Spirit came in fullness upon the Apostles and poured out His gifts, enabling them to proclaim the ... Read More »

Growing the Body: Saint Andrew Introduces Discipleship Strategy

Posted by Jim Thorp

On Wednesday, May 9, more than 40 people gathered in the Saint Andrew Catholic School gymnasium to talk about the parish’s discipleship strategy—an approach to developing a stronger and more unified “core” of disciples to lead the parish’s ministries, formation, and outreach and evangelization efforts moving forward.

The evening ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for the Weekend of May 12-13, 2018 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

Last weekend we celebrated the Feast of the Ascension of the Lord. In his homily, Fr. Mark explained that Christ ascends to heaven so that we may follow – He creates a path for us! Father also reminded us that is we fail to see Jesus in our struggles and ... Read More »

Quilters and Crafters on the Move!

Posted by Jim Thorp

The Saint Andrew Quilters and Crafters are moving! Beginning next week, meetings will be Mondays from 9:00 AM to noon and 1:00 to 4:00 PM in Meeting Room 3 at the church. If you are a quilter or crafter, or are interested in learning, feel free to stop by. ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for the Weekend of May 5-6, 2018 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

The readings for last weekend marked the Sixth Sunday in Easter, in which Jesus tells his disciples to love one another as He has loved them. Both Fr. Newton and Fr. Mark spoke of the depths of Jesus' loving example: Fr. Mark reminded us that the Lord gives us ... Read More »

Excited for VBS? Get Ready for Totus Tuus June 24-29!

Posted by Jim Thorp

If you are a fan of Vacation Bible School, get ready for the next level: This summer, we are bringing Totus Tuus (pronounced TOTE-us TOO-us) to Saint Andrew Catholic Church!

Totus Tuus—which means “Totally Yours”—is a weeklong summer program for students in grades 1-12, mixing skits and games; prayer ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for the Weekend of April 28-29, 2018 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

The readings for last weekend marked the Fifth Sunday in Easter, in which Saul arrives in Jerusalem but the disciples are frightened and do not believe he has converted until they see the fruits of his preaching and ministry. In the Gospel, Jesus tells his followers that he is ... Read More »

Readings and Homilies for the Weekend of April 21-22, 2018 (English and Español)

Posted by Jim Thorp

This past weekend we celebrated Good Shepherd Sunday, the Third Sunday of Easter, as well as World Day of Prayer for Vocations and First Communion for five children who missed out due to the snowstorm the previous weekend. Fr. Mark spoke about the calling of priests to the mission of ... Read More »

SAINTS Program to Relaunch In the Coming Months!

Posted by Jim Thorp

We are a mission-focused parish, building the Kingdom of God here and now through the witnessing of a lived faith. One of the ways we witness is through service to our neighbors, strangers, and the community, and the SAINTS Program is a great way to get involved.

Through SAINTS ... Read More »

Parishioner Review: Divine Mercy on FORMED.org

Posted by Jim Thorp

Editor's Note: This review was written and submitted on the heels of the last blizzard. What a difference a week makes!

As you are not so patiently waiting for spring to arrive, chill out for an evening on the couch with your family, some popcorn, and FORMED.org, our new ... Read More »