Monthly Archives: July 2017

Week of July 30, 2017

Following is the letter Fr. Mike referenced in his pastor’s notes last week, from the Bishop’s Conference regarding the health care legislation. Dear Senator, On June 22, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) outlined initial concerns about the health care reform “discussion draft” developed by the Senate, the Better Care Reconciliation Act (“BCRA”).  […]

Week of July 23, 2017

Bishop Johnston is encouraging us to support a pro-life initiative currently under consideration in the Missouri Senate.  Please see the message sent from the chancery below. House Committee Substitute for Senate Bill 5 (HCS SB 5) Please prayerfully consider contacting your State Senator to ask him or her to support passage of HCS SB 5.  […]

Week of July 16, 2017

Someone sent me the following story that reminded me to have patience in my prayer.  You never know what God is cooking up. A visiting Priest was attending a men’s breakfast in Ohio Farm County. He asked one of the impressive older farmers in attendance to say grace that morning.  After all were seated, the […]