Pastoral Perspectives

A father’s 40-year journey

Forty days and forty nights of pounding rain, destruction and an overcrowded ark. Then, a rainbow fills the sky. And…

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A Leap of faith

A father and his little son were in their house when it was engulfed in a huge fire. The boy…

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Bread for the world

In many places of the world, bread is a common food. In a variety of countries it is a basic…

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LETTING GOD BE GOD

When we are nervous about being in certain situations, like meeting someone for the first time or being interviewed for…

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GOD’S BREATH OF LIFE

Pentecost is often called the “birthday of the Church.”  When the Holy Spirit descended upon the apostles and the holy…

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NOW WHAT DO WE DO?

“Men of Galilee, why are you standing there looking at the sky (Acts 1:1-11)?” Jesus had just ascended into heaven and…

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MORE THAN AN OBLIGATION

“It’s my Catholic duty to support the Church.” “It is my obligation as a Catholic to attend Mass on Sunday.”…

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MAKING CONNECTIONS

It is wonderful to connect with a significant person in our lives that we have not seen in a long…

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AN EXCITING LIFE

If you were asked to name the top ten most exciting occupations a person could have, being a shepherd would…

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JUST THE RIGHT MOMENT

When guests are coming over, we clean the house. If we know we are providing the transportation for an evening…

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