April 2018 archive of From the Desk of Fr. Mike
How are the Rectory Plans coming along?
Posted by Anne Serwe on 4/30/18
The plans for the new rectory were approved by the facilities committee and the bids for contractors have been gathered. With the thawing of the ground the road restrictions will soon be lifted and the work of building the rectory can begin. We asked the Archdiocese for permission to ... Read More »
Snow in April?!?
Posted by Anne Serwe on 4/27/18
It has been many years since last we faced such an epic snowstorm. I had a funeral on Saturday morning and decided to stay for the afternoon Mass. I watched the snow fall but I had no idea of how bad the driving had become. By four fifteen in the afternoon ... Read More »
It was a Wonderful Easter Celebration!
Posted by Anne Serwe on 4/09/18
We had such a wonderful Easter! At each of the triduum liturgies I was overwhelmed with the talent that was being shared by our choir. Our readers did their best as they read the seven major readings for Easter Saturday. This year with a master of ceremonies assisting at our ... Read More »
Hallelujah - He is Risen!
Posted by Anne Serwe on 4/03/18
So many Catholics focus on the death of Jesus and not the resurrection. When we look at the cross we think, Jesus died for my sins. While this is true and good, it is only part of the message! The fact that he rose from the dead and conquered ... Read More »