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Prayer Warriors

Our goal is to pray for our fellow parishioners and community before the Lord on an ongoing basis. We invite you to pray with us and to receive prayer.

Contact Linda Peters for more information or to become a Prayer Warrior.

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Let my prayer be set before You as incense,
The lifting up of my hands as the evening sacrifice.

Psalm 141:2   

Message from Fr Gary

Fr Gary

Sanctify Sundays


We need to sanctify Sunday mornings. We have allowed other entities to sneak in and snatch the sacredness of Sunday mornings from us. When Divine Liturgy is not the priority on Sunday morning, and we allow sporting events, science projects, and undone chores from earlier in the week keep us from worshipping, we are sending the wrong message to our youth.


The Church community and the weekly practice of liturgy is to strengthen and encourage us to face the challenges that lay ahead. It would be great if no one endured pain or suffering in life. If only we could wrap ourselves in bubble wrap to never scrap a knee, twist an ankle, or suffer other tragedies. Truth be told, none of us sit and wait for the storm to hit, it just comes. How prepared will we be?


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