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Bulletin Letter – 9/23/18

Dear Parishioners,                                                                                                                                  +JMJ This past week we had another meeting of our Discipleship Talent Coordinators from each campus. We briefly looked at a discipleship ministry booklet that the coordinators put together, which begins to explain all of the different volunteer ministries happening in our parish. It’s

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Bulletin Letter – 1/28/18

Dear Parishioners,                                                                                                                                  +JMJ A week ago we had another finance council meeting. Here are the highlights: -We first looked at the balance sheet, the profit and loss statement, the accounts payable statement. We didn’t have a member of the Council who had done a recent internal

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Bulletin Letter – 12/10/2017

Dear Parishioners,                                                                                                                                  +JMJ Last month, on November 16th, we had another finance council meeting. Other priorities kept me from putting the notes in the bulletin until now. Here are the highlights from that meeting: -We reviewed the balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and accounts payable

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Bulletin Letter — 9/30/17

Dear Parishioners,                                                                                                                                  +JMJ Last week we had our first finance council meeting of the new academic year. Below are the highlights: -We welcomed two new members, Beth Coughlin and Jon Knepper. Then we reviewed the purpose of the finance council, i.e., to give advice to the

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Bulletin Letter — 8/27/17

Dear Parishioners,                                                                                                                                  +JMJ Please mark your calendars for the weekend of September 9-10. On that weekend, Father Phil Smith, our new Director of Vocations for the Diocese, will be joining us to preach at all of our weekend Masses on the topic of vocations. Then, after

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Bulletin Letter – 7/1/17

Dear Parishioners,                                                                                                                                  +JMJ First of all, thank you to the many who stopped by my 20th anniversary of priesthood party last Sunday, as well as those of you who sent cards with thanksgivings and prayers and even gifts! What a packed twenty years it has been!

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Bulletin Letter May 28

+JMJ Dear Parishioners, This past week we had another finance council meeting. We first looked at the financial reports from the previous month. There really were only a very few discrepancies from budget, and these were small. One council member gave her report on the internal audit

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Bulletin Letter December 4 2016

+JMJ Dear Parishioners, On November 15 we had another finance committee meeting. Because I wanted to cover in my bulletin letters the first three weeks of our Marian consecration, the finance committee highlights did not get published right away. Here they are now: -We reviewed the monthly

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Bulletin Letter October 9

+JMJ Dear Parishioners, On Thursday, September 29, we had our first finance council meeting of the new academic year. Below are the highlights: -We reviewed the fact that the finance council is a consultative body for the pastor, and we explained that we are trying to get

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Bulletin Letter August 14

+JMJ Dear Parishioners, My relationship with the Blessed Virgin Mary started when I was very young. I learned to pray the rosary, and after Mass on Sunday’s we sometimes visited a grotto modeled after Our Lady of Lourdes. I remember in my elementary years when my mother

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