Sleepy Sundays, Rising with the Sun, or whatever fits into that weekend’s schedule – how do you plan for Weekend Mass? I’ve taken in the best of all worlds: 11:30 – my perfect time for worship!
Evangelization: What is it? Do we have to do it? Can’t someone else take care of it? I’m not comfortable, can you do it?
Some of my favorite people in the whole world are children, especially the smiling babies that sit in front of me at Mass! Having children in our communities shows just how vibrant our parishes will be in the future!
Our mission is Jesus Christ. Period. The Church exists in order to share the message of His Love in the world. Are you filling that mission?
Minor Tweaks in our lives can have a big impact. For instance not using a screen for the final hour before bed, can have a dramatic affect on your sleep! It’s the same in our Churches – small tweaks can have a big impact!
If I had a dollar for every time I heard the quote “Singing is praying twice” from St. Augustine, I’d have a lot of dollars. Music and singing are two of the most talked about things from Mass!
Finding activities for men to do at the parish is complicated. What will interest men of all ages? What will they give up their Saturday for? Where will they wall want to go together? Fr. Vargas solved this by getting his fishing pole out!
Every January people make resolutions to read and pray more to deepen their spiritual life. These parish book club ideas can help women of the parish do both!