Father’s Message for December 2017

Dear Parish Family and Friends, As I write this letter the month of November is coming to a close. We have entered into the Nativity fast. As a nation we have celebrated Thanksgiving and now we look to Christmas. This year’s Thanksgiving with my family was an intimate...

Father’s Message for November 2017

Dear Parish Family and Friends, One of the great joys of being a priest is having the blessing to do the Sacraments. Two of them that I very much enjoy are weddings and baptisms. I love receiving the joyful announcements in the mail. They are both a way to share in...

Father’s Message for October 2017

Dear Parish Family and Friends, As I write this letter to you I am still overjoyed and thankful at the wonderful experience we had at this year’s ministry fair. First, it is a reminder that we must always remember to celebrate and serve one another. Second, it is a...

Father’s Message for September 2017

Dear Parish Family and Friends, As I write this letter to you my kids have begun school! Before they started Presvytera and the children had their annual school shopping trip.   The children went and bought all of the school supplies they needed for the year.  There...

Father’s Message for Summer 2017

Dear Parish Family and Friends, Last month we celebrated the feast of the Ascension. After our Lord ascended we heard these words, “And they worshiped him, and they returned to Jerusalem with great joy, and were continually in the temple blessing God.” In the past, I...

Father’s Message for May 2017

Dear Parish Family and Friends, Christ is Risen! As I write this letter to you we have celebrated the great feast of Pascha.  We have gone through another Great Lent and Holy Week together and have received our Risen Lord.  I thank all of you for helping to make this...

Father’s Message for April 2017

Dear Parish Family, As we approach the Resurrection I wanted to offer to you an article that reminds us of the importance of being present and receiving the Risen Lord as a family. In Christ, Fr. Larry   HOLY SATURDAY, by Angela Doll Carson, author of the Nearly...

Father’s Message for March 2017

”My little children, let us not love in word or in tongue, but in deed and in truth. ” (1 john 3:18) Dear Parish Family and Friends, I am the type of person who needs reminders. I have often talked about my love for sticky notes. I love them because I can leave little...

Father’s Message for February 2017

Dear Parish Family and Friends, It is amazing to think that as I write this letter to you we are about to enter into another Lenten season.  The idiom “Time flies when you’re having fun” seems to be true.   Time does seem to fly.  It goes by fast because of how busy...

A Teaching Liturgy – Lesson 4

Come see and Father Larry discuss the different parts of the Liturgy each month. The Fourth Lesson is The Gospel and Epistle. On January 15th, Father will discuss the importance of the scriptures.  The Sunday School Lesson for the day will be focused on this theme. We...