Browsing the September 2016 archive of Reflections

Browsing the September 2016 archive of Reflections

Write Down the Vision…and Guard It!

Posted by Ben Brzeski on 9/29/16

Write Down the Vision…and Guard It!

Ben Brzeski, Director of Communications & Stewardship

“Write down the vision clearly upon the tablets, so that one can read it readily. For the vision still has its time, presses on to fulfillment, and will not disappoint; if it delays, wait for it, ... Read More »

Endowments: Stewarding Our Future

Posted by Arthur Scheuber on 9/22/16

From time to time I am asked about our endowment. What is it? How does it work? What do you use it for? Endowments are very common in the higher education community. Almost every university has one. Other nonprofit entities have established endowments. Catholic parishes and schools have also ... Read More »

Catechetical Sunday

Posted by Kathie Amidei on 9/19/16

This Sunday is Catechetical Sunday. The Bishops of the United States designated Prayer as the theme of this Catechetical Sunday and coincidentally Pray Always, All Ways is the theme of our Faith Formation Family Program this year. We determined that theme prior to knowing our bishops were thinking along ... Read More »

Children's Liturgy of the Word

Posted by Kathie Amidei on 9/10/16

I have often thought of the early years of my children’s lives the most difficult for me spiritually. I realize this might sound that I was ungrateful for the wonderful children God gave me. Nothing could be further from the truth! I had longed for my children for years. ... Read More »