Christmas Message 2018

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Merry Christmas! Many of you must have heard of a true Christmas miracle that happened in December 1997 in Wisconsin. A little boy and his grandmother went to see Santa at the Mayfair Mall. The child climbed up on Santa’s lap, holding a picture of a...

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Santa’s Elves – Kids Helping Kids

Our youth groups have a tradition where each year, they dedicate their own resources to help kids in need.  We adopt a family in need, and our youth provide gifts for the kids in the family.  This year, members of our Senior Youth Group took on the task of buying...

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Third Sunday of Advent

Dear Sisters and Brothers: Traditionally the Third Sunday of Advent is called Gaudete Sunday. St. Paul, through his letter to the Philippians, invites us to rejoice as he says: “Brothers and sisters: Rejoice in the Lord always. I shall say it again: rejoice! (Phil 4:4).) The reason for rejoicing is...

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Second Sunday of Advent

Dear Sisters and Brothers: On this Second Sunday of Advent, Church presents before us St. John the Baptist as a model to prepare for the coming of the Savior. St. John invited people by his message as he said: “Prepare the way of the Lord, make straight his paths. Every...

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First Sunday of Advent

Dear Sisters and Brothers, As we begin the Holy Season of Advent and prepare ourselves for the birthday of our Savior Jesus Christ, our readings for the First Sunday of Advent remind us of the need of being vigilant at all times. Jesus says in the Gospel: “Beware that your...

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