Our 40th Anniversary Year Has Begun
We begin the 40th anniversary celebration of our parish this weekend with the theme “Stir Into Flame”. The party started at Hot August Nite on Friday, August 30th. This event is our annual thank you to the men, women, and youth who actively serve in the various ministries of our parish. It is they, along with our parish staff members, who are grateful to God for giving us the opportunity to serve all parishioners in our lovely parish.
The theme “Stir into Flame” is taken from the second Letter of St. Paul to Timothy. Paul had appointed Timothy to serve as the Bishop of Ephesus and he wrote him to encourage him in his ministry (as Timothy was a young man who frequently got discouraged!). Paul writes to him: