Together in Spirit

June 2020 archive of From the Desk of Fr. Mike

June 2020 archive of From the Desk of Fr. Mike

Thank You for Your Support of St. Joseph's!

Posted by Anne Serwe on 6/29/20

Jesus said to his apostles:

Whoever gives only a cup of cold waterto one of these little ones to drinkbecause the little one is a disciple—amen, I say to you, he will surely not lose his reward.” Mt10:42

I want to thank you for your ongoing generous support of ... Read More »

The Gift of the Eucharist

Posted by Anne Serwe on 6/15/20

Thank you to all who sent me cards wishing me well on my birthday and congratulating me on my 37th anniversary as a priest. It was a great and necessary distraction in a very difficult week. 

A group of Jews gathered about Jesus after he had fed the five ... Read More »

Act with Kindness and a Shared Humanity

Posted by Anne Serwe on 6/08/20

I spent last Saturday in a fog as I watched the flames shooting out of many different buildings in Minneapolis. I did not know what to do with what I was watching; I had never experienced anything like this before. I felt sadness for those whose properties were destroyed ... Read More »

The Church is Never "Closed"

Posted by Anne Serwe on 6/01/20

Last week in response to President Trump’s declaring that churches were essential and need to be reopened right away the Bishop-elect of the Episcopal Church in the Diocese of Missouri; Deon K. Johnson wrote:

"The work of the church is essential. The work of caring for the lonely, the ... Read More »


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