Monthly Archives: September 2017

Week of October 1, 2017

Stewardship Appeal This week we do our annual Stewardship Appeal.  I am grateful to Josh and Sheila Salmond for speaking this weekend.  You will soon be receiving a letter from me and a pledge card.  Please pray about what you will give to support the work that we do in our parish. Later this month […]

September 24, 2017

Last January our Catholic Church celebrated National Migration Week.  The theme for the week was “Build a Culture of Encounter.” Since then our Pastoral Council has looked at ways we can build that culture of encounter with refugees in our parish.  Last Saturday (Sept. 16) our parish, along with St. Thomas More Parish, sponsored “a […]

Week of September 17, 2017

It is time for the annual accounting of our financial situation at Holy Spirit Parish.  Our fiscal year ran from July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017.  We are giving you the figures from last fiscal year and the fiscal year before that.  You will also see what our budget is for 2017/18. Please refer […]

Week of September 10, 2017

Owe nothing to anyone, except to love one another…Romans 13:8 Love does no evil to the neighbor…Romans 13:10 In his Apostolic Exhortation, The Joy of Love, Pope Francis continues his commentary on 1 Corinthians 13:4-7.  This week we will look at what the Pope says about “Love is not jealous.” It connects very well with […]