2017 archive of The Corner Office
Posted by Nancy Wahl on 12/29/17
Happy New Year and continued blessings as we celebrate the Christmas season. I wish to thank the many people who contributed to making our parish Christmas celebrations so meaningful. Our liturgies were beautifully done and I extend my thanks to all the liturgical ministers who helped make ... Read More »
Posted by Nancy Wahl on 12/22/17
First of all, Merry Christmas! I write these words with an ever deeper sense of how much we all need the Savior whose birth we celebrate at Christmas. Our world so desperately needs the peace that only Christ can bring us. It’s this peace that I want ... Read More »
Posted by Nancy Wahl on 12/15/17
Be Watchful! As we continue to Be Watchful during this Advent Season here are some thoughts for your reflection.
Enjoy, stay calm and count your blessings!
This is something I will be saying to myself on a regular basis during this holiday season when things can get ... Read More »
Posted by Nancy Wahl on 12/08/17
Dear Friends, Be Watchful !
As we continue to Be Watchful during this Advent Season, including our watching the things Deacon Pat mentioned in his homily last weekend as we continue preparing our Christmas attitude. One would hope our Christmas attitude is not all that much different than the ... Read More »
Posted by Nancy Wahl on 11/30/17
Be Watchful is the “theme” our Liturgy Committee selected for us to be reflecting on during this Advent Season. Be Watchful is so important in our spiritual life, watching for the potential graces we can share is as well as watchful for the weaknesses in our life ... Read More »
Posted by Nancy Wahl on 11/24/17
First, my sincere thanks to everyone who responded to the Parish Assessment, your input and opinions are greatly appreciated and honored! Nearly 26% (380) of registered parishioners responded, which by all standards is a very good survey response. What was also encouraging was over 200 wrote comments. ... Read More »
Posted by Nancy Wahl on 11/17/17
Thanksgiving week is one of the most peaceful weeks of the year for me! I find Thanksgiving to be kind of a mini retreat; not that I need another one having just been on my annual retreat in October at the Jesuit Retreat House in Guelph, Ontario. ... Read More »
Posted by Nancy Wahl on 11/10/17
Recently the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (CARA) released current statistics that reflect the life of the Church in the United States. The first figures, to no surprise, verified what we all know to be true: a comparison of the number of priests in 1970 ... Read More »
Posted by Nancy Wahl on 11/03/17
Catholics Care. Catholics Vote! Taking time to vote is part of our Political Responsibility as faithful people!
"We need to participate for the common good. Sometimes we hear: a good Catholic is not interested in politics. This is not true: good Catholics immerse themselves in politics by ... Read More »
Posted by Nancy Wahl on 10/27/17
I have not updated you recently on our physical plant projects and problems, so here is a brief review to catch you up.
First, the major planned project this year was the replacement of the heat and air conditioning (HVAC) system in the church building. The old ... Read More »