God's Words of Comfort are a Precious Gift

December 8, 2009 by  
Filed under spirituality

Catholic Courier – By Bishop Matthew H. Clark – December 2, 2009 When Zechariah, the soon-to-be father of St. John the Baptist, enters the holy place in the old temple to pray, an angel of the Lord appears to him in all his glory. Zechariah is frightened, of course, as you or I would certainly […]


Finding Value in Giving Back

Catholic Courier – By Amy Kotlarz – October 30, 2009 Dean and Patti Hamingson and their family moved seven times during Dean’s 35-year career with Xerox. “We moved in and out of communities,” he said. “Oftentimes, I felt like a parasite to the community. I was not giving anything back there.” When Dean retired and […]