From My Point of Pew: 03.02.14

Readings for the 8th Sunday in Ordinary Time, March 3, 2014. Today the priest talked at length about how much we worry. He offered lots of personal stories today about how much his mom worries, about how his stress level has recently gotten so … [Read more...]

From My Point of Pew: 02.23.14

Readings from the Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time, February 23, 2014. I have been so absent from blogging. Our middle kiddo turned 3 at the beginning of the month and we still haven't fully recovered. Mostly because I love parties and stop everything … [Read more...]

From My Point of Pew: 02.16.14

Readings for February 16, 2014, the Sixth Sunday of Ordinary Time Vanessa's Note: Today, we're featuring a guest Point of Pew by my husband, Brandon. Last night, we attended the Saturday evening Mass at St. Mary's Cathedral since today we ran a … [Read more...]

From My Point of Pew: 02.09.14

Readings from Sunday, February 9, 2014, the 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time. Fr. Mike had a great homily today. When he was little there was a kid in his neighborhood whose dad worked at the ice cream factory. The boy's dad would bring home a new ice … [Read more...]

From My Point of Pew: Presentation of the Lord

Readings for Sunday, February 2nd. As I read through the psalm, this is the first thing I thought... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oASYa-Wkroc Today the Holy Cross Vocations Director presided over Mass so his homily had more to do with vocations … [Read more...]

From My Point of Pew: 01.26.14

Readings for Sunday, January 26 In today's homily, Fr. Bill talked to us about how there are people who believe that Pope Francis is changing the Church but that couldn't be farther from the truth. In actuality, he said, Pope Francis is trying to get … [Read more...]

From My Point of Pew: 01.19.14

Readings for the 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time. From Fr. Jim's homily - he started by emphasizing how important it is to realize God's gift to us in our very existence. We must recognize the dignity that each person has and the dignity that we have … [Read more...]

From My Point of Pew: Intro + Baptism

Every Sunday when we go to church, weapons of Mass distraction (another idea I had to name this series) work against me when it comes to hearing the readings and the homily. But I love having the kids at church with us. Even if they squirm and shriek … [Read more...]