On a chilly Sunday morning in 40 degree weather the children planted bulbs in the courtyard garden of St. Nicholas church. What was so special, these little children were doing a community service project in preparation for first Reconciliation. We know, given the right conditions the 30+ daffodil […]
We crossed the threshold. . . our children returned to school today after their Christmas break. I can only image for some, how difficult it was to get the children up and ready for school. Yes, we are back into our weekly routines. Next Sunday, January 11 the […]
God is Love…God forgives unconditionally…with no strings attached. God is always present waiting for us to experience the loving embrace of the Divine. To me, it was obvious to see God’s tenderness made visible as you lovingly held your child throughout the Rite of Reconciliation. You, are your […]
After months of preparation, our children’s first experience of Reconciliation takes place this Saturday. This is my fourth year of sacramental preparation, and quite honestly, I do feel a little anxiety as the celebration of the Sacrament draws near.