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Be Transformed Through Life in the Spirit

Posted by David Niles on 8/18/17

Discover and experience new life in the Holy Spirit, through a two-day presentation coming up at St. Joseph Congregation. The sessions are set for Friday evening, September 8, and Saturday, September 9, in the Parish Hall, accessible from the east parking lot along Park Avenue. Registration deadline is Friday, ... Read More »

The Road to Emmaus and the Journey of Discipleship

Posted by Kathi Andreoni on 4/29/17

The Road to Emmaus and the Journey of Discipleship

Anyone who knows me, has probably heard me say that this weekend’s Gospel, Luke 24:13-35, is one of my favorites, for it is in this story in which we recognize the Journey of Discipleship!  In this Gospel, we recognize our ... Read More »

The Challenge Begins!

Posted by Kathi Andreoni on 3/01/17

The challenge begins! Grow in friendship with Jesus by spending 15  minutes a day in silent prayer with Him!

 This Lent, St Joseph Congregation challenges you to encounter Jesus through prayer.  We encourage you to spend 15 minutes each day spent in God’s presence – reading, reflecting, responding, and ... Read More »

Encounter and Prayer--the One Percent Challenge!

Posted by Kathi Andreoni on 1/24/17

Encountering God in our Daily Lives You encourage him to delight in your praise, for you have made us for yourself, and our heart is restless until it rests in you.                                                                               St. Augustine, Confessions

How do you encounter God?  There are certain people in our lives, parents, teachers, ... Read More »

A Happy and Holier New Year

Posted by Kathi Andreoni on 1/03/17

A New Year, A New Holiness! A Path to Holiness The signs of the New Year are all around us.  The Christmas season ends with the Epiphany and decorations are slowly disappearing.  We have finished our shopping and hectic schedules preparing for Christmas.  We look forward to returning back ... Read More »