First Lunch with the Pastor was a ton of fun!

I can't take any credit for what happened today at lunch. Seriously. It was the Holy Spirit. God moved today and it was so much fun! The idea for "lunch with the pastor" was something someone in a Facebook group I belong to threw out there as something she does to spend time with parishioners on a regular basis. I found something very appealing about the idea of just hanging out with people … [Read more...]

A Story of Gratitude

Yesterday, I had the great pleasure of sitting with one of our home bound members from St. Andrew’s. Orlando is a dear brother who I enjoy listening to. He immigrated from Italy many years ago. His beloved wife died a few years ago after he dutifully cared for her for many years. Orlando grew up in Italy during deeply troubled times of war and hardship. He shared a new story with me when we sat … [Read more...]