June 24, 2022: Weekend Update

Dear St. Teresa parishioners, It is with great joy that I begin my appointment as pastor of St. Teresa. I have already been graciously welcomed into the parish two years ago when I was assigned as a priest in residence. St. Teresa is a wonderful parish family with deep faith, devotion, and charity. I look forward to working with all …

June 17, 2022: Weekend Update

Dear St. Teresa Parishioners, The Corpus Christi Procession is this Sunday following the 8am Mass. Please see the red announcement below for details. There were two inserts for last week’s printed bulletin; I’ve attached them to this week’s e-mail. If you haven’t yet had a beer with Bishop Conley—or if you have and are hoping to repeat the experience—I heard …

June 9, 2022: Weekend Update

Dear St. Teresa Parishioners, Summertime is upon us—just 12 days til it’s official! The parish is abuzz with activity: Totus Tuus, weddings, funerals, baptisms, construction, and activities. What stands out to me this week is the need for Eucharistic Adorers. We have eight slots (holy hours) open. Consider committing to an hour this summer; the commitment could end August 15th. …

May 26, 2022: Weekend Update

Dear St. Teresa Parishioners, We could discuss the beautiful weather that has been lingering like a cool rainy heavenly blessing, and how if I had Mother Nature in my pocket, it’d be like this year round, but I think I’ll just dig in. Fellow Parents of Altar Servers: many of you have said that you hadn’t received the schedule and …

May 20, 2022: Weekend Update

Dear St. Teresa Parishioners, Congratulations to this year’s graduates! Our Elementary School’s 8th graders graduate on Monday, and our parish’s Pius X graduates walk the stage this Sunday. Next week are Diaconate and Priestly Ordinations. There are so many commencements—beginnings—to celebrate! Thanks for taking the time to look through the current announcements. Not much has changed, but you’ll need a …

May 13, 2022: Weekend Update

Dear St. Teresa Parishioners, Thanks for taking the time to look through the announcements. The text in red is applicable to this weekend (May 13-14). May God bless you! AP :: Handy Links: Elementary School Enrollment Give to Lincoln Day Fundraiser Eucharistic Adoration Sign-up Parish Website Parish Facebook Page Our Lady of Good Counsel Retreat House   Attachments: May 15 …

May 5, 2022: Weekend Update

Dear St. Teresa Parishioners, The short of it is that there are a few things coming up in May: Mother’s Day (dads take note), a Grand Group tea party, a Christian Mothers brunch, Praise & Worship Holy Hours, CSA, Men’s BB, and Totus Tuus registration. It’s also time to begin organizing ourselves for Totus Tuus: We’ll need host families for …

April 28, 2022: Weekend Update

Dear St. Teresa Parishioners, Happy Easter! I love being Catholic because we always feast longer than we fast. All you who have been feasting: keep up the good work! And if you use the Holmes Lake Trail this summer to walk off the aforementioned feasting, I’ll see you there!  😉 There’s quite a bit going on, so don’t skip reading …

April 21, 2022: Weekend Update

Christ is risen! Alleluia! Dear St. Teresa Parishioners, Happy Easter! If you haven’t been feasting during this Octave, it’s not too late to start! If you were away for Easter, be sure to stop into the church. It is beautifully decorated to celebrate our Risen Lord. The short of it: plan on attending the Divine Mercy Holy Hour on Sunday …

April 14, 2022: Weekend Update

Dear St. Teresa Parishioners, If you are reading this, you survived Palm Sunday where we handed our children little plant-based swords and expected them to be still during the longest gospel they’ll ever wigglestand through. I was helping my 9 year old son to read through the gospel and prompting him to read aloud the bold-responses and looking sad, he …