ALWAYS AND EVERYWHERE—that was the theme of last Sunday’s Stewardship Awareness homilies, in league
with parishes throughout the Archdiocese. It was fun to use the WATCHES, COMPASSES and TELESCOPES
we’ll be giving out this week to the kids, in this homily, to convey this “always and everywhere” sense of
God’s presence, and our response. We’re already receiving interest in help for our Vincent DePaul society,
Adoration Chapel, and Social Justice ministry. This week, as eve
COMPASSES, TELESCOPES, MAPS, WATCHES—What are these all about ??
These are the prizes for our kids this year in our Stewardship Party on the Lawn
(and after Masses in the hall for the festival of ministries.) Why? The theme of the Archdiocesan Stewardship Awareness Campaign this year is: Always and Everywhere
as in the Preface at Mass: It is truly right and just, always and everywhere, to give you thanks and praise.
Our committee hoped these gifts would give the kids a se
Next week we begin an important mini-season. Next week I give the annual Financial Report, and this year I’ll be especially happy to give the Report. This will be followed by Stewardship Awareness Sunday throughout the Archdiocese. It begins the miniseason we’ve had each year, and will include lay speakers and another fun Festival of Ministries with a special activity for the kids. You’ll be getting a letter this week with reflections on this year’s Stewardship themes. Thanks