This is the first installment of two parts retelling the story of St. Nicholas Rummage Sale of Evanston, IL. which took place on Saturday, July 20. The Rummage Sale has gained the reputation of being one of the best sales of Chicago’s North Shore. The stretched of the […]
The first Sunday of the Scrutinies drew me into the paradox of preaching words to stir the hearts, to give a sense of hope. May these words provide comfort and strength, and stretch our religious imaginations beyond borders trusting in a God that will never abandon us. Therapy […]
This year has a different feel. The energy and passion for my ministry continues to stir within me. I enjoy teaching and giving witness to my faith. As our religious education year is about to begin another layer surfaces; the stories and reports of bishops, who in the […]
Thanksgiving opens the heart to express gratitude for the many blessings of each day. This day I take pause to recount the blessings surrounding my ministry as a catechist. I am most grateful for accompanying parents and their children prepare for the sacraments of Reconciliation and Eucharist.