Browsing the 2018 archive of Everyday Evangelization

Advent

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 12/05/18

On Black Friday, all of us watched the enormous crowds rushing through the malls and stores as people frantically started buying gifts preparing for Christmas.  Here is how we should be preparing for the real gift of Christmas.

The Church gives us these four weeks before Christmas as ... Read More »

Silence is Golden

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 11/28/18

Here are some nuggets of wisdom from a talk given by Fr. Cedric Pisegna. Enjoy! In several places in scripture holy men intent on hearing God’s voice looked for it in fire, wind and earthquakes. Amazingly, they heard his whisper like voice in the silence.  It is said that ... Read More »

Stewardship is a Way of Life-Live it!

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 11/14/18

The Stewardship Ministry invites all parishioners to be good Stewards of their time, talent and treasure in the service of God and others in our community. Here are some of the ways we help you live it. We provide a directory of over 30 Ministry opportunities to guide ... Read More »

Sacrifice

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 11/08/18

What does sacrifice look like? I think of those who serve in the Armed Forces. They have sacrificed much for my freedom and to work towards real peace in our world. I think of those in service to our Church: priests, deacons, and religious. Their lives are dedicated to ... Read More »

The Emotional Jesus by James Breig

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 11/04/18

This book points out how we can know Jesus differently by becoming aware of the emotions Jesus felt when he walked around the Holy Land and what he did with his emotions.  It is also about what these emotions mean for us today.

Here are a few examples ... Read More »

Trust

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 10/30/18

In Luke 12:7, Jesus tells us “Don’t be afraid!  The little sparrows are not forgotten by God!  Why, even the hairs of your head are numbered.  He knows every detail of our lives and you are worth more than the sparrows.  Nothing is hidden from Him and nothing ... Read More »

Go and Do Likewise!

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 10/24/18

In Luke 10:25-37, a lawyer looking to test Jesus asks him “What must I do to inherit eternal life?  Jesus asks him to read what is written in the law.  “You shall love the Lord, your God, with all your heart, with all your being, with all your ... Read More »

What I like about being Catholic!

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 10/16/18

 

What is it that over 60 million Catholics really love about their faith?  Here is a sampling of responses from famous and not so famous folks across the U.S.A. Enjoy! I like being Catholic the way I “like” having oxygen. I can’t imagine life being possible without my ... Read More »

Be the Good Soil!

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 10/08/18

In the parable about the Sower who goes out to sow his seed, Jesus tells us that the seed that fell on the well warn path, the rocky soil and among the thorns bore no fruit.  But the seed that fell on the “good soil” grew and yielded ... Read More »

Must Reads!

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 10/02/18

 

Christ calls all of us in his “mission Church” to discipleship.  Here are three suggested readings that can help all of us to become better “everyday disciples” in this post- Christian world we live in.  Here are some “insightful excerpts” from three book reviews.

The first book, and ... Read More »