Reflections

Thanksgiving Reflection by Fr. Jim

“Give thanks always for all things to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, submitting to one another in the fear of God.” (Ephesians 5:20-21 We greet you during the start of this season of the Nativity and encourage you to stay focused this Thanksgiving day on the many things for [...]

Fr. George Reflection – March 18, 2020

Beloved, In the spirit of keeping in touch with each other during this world-wide disruptiveness of work, school and every aspect of our lives, I wish to direct to your attention that as bad as these disruptions are to the world and especially the economy, it behooves us, as people, to now reflect on our [...]

COVID-19 Letter to Parents

Parents, this is not the time for panic. We need to be calm, cool and collected, not only for ourselves, but for our children. As school has been cancelled, many of you have to stay home with your children. Structure is important, so keep the same schedule as if your children are in school. Tips [...]

Christmas Message

Christmas Message 1972-2019 Beloved,  This is our 48th year of celebrating this Holy Season of Christmas with you and your family. It is truly a wonderful time of the year. As we approach the Nativity of our Lord Jesus Christ, the question on many minds, especially children is: what kind of gift am I getting [...]

Gospel Reflection for Sunday December 8, 2019

In this gospel lesson of St. Luke 13:10-17 we hear of the lord teaching in one of the synagogues on the Sabbath. Whereby Jesus sees a woman who had a spirit of infirmity for 18 years and could not stand straight. Our Lord who is compassionate calls her to him and says to her “Woman [...]

Rooted in Christ

Many accept Christ but then drift away in their relationship to Him or they keep it superficial. This type of relationship often won’t bear much spiritual fruits. Like a plant, we must be well rooted in Christ to have a fruitful spiritual life. St Paul wrote “6 So then, just as you received Christ Jesus [...]

Idle Talk

Most if not all of us are guilty of idle talk. Idle talk is any vain unnecessary talk that can be damaging to ourselves and others even though it may seem harmless. The Bible warns us against idle talk. Jesus said “36 But I tell you that everyone will have to give account on the day [...]