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JAMAICA TWINNING PROGRAM ANNUAL COLLECTION

Posted by Stephen Wallo on 5/02/16

JAMAICA TWINNING PROGRAM ANNUAL COLLECTION

This year the annual collection will take place Saturdays June  11 and  18 from 9 to 12 . Please remember the Jamaica program when you are doing your spring cleaning.

Medical:

adult and child size crutches, canes, walkers and wheelchairs,

bandaids, diabetic supplies, syringes, ... Read More »

Helpers and Helpless

Posted by Stephen Wallo on 3/05/15

There are two types of people in this world: helpers and helpless.  The strange thing is that at some point in our lives, we will find ourselves living in one of the two. 

Last night I had the opportunity to view a very special film that my wife had ... Read More »

Why I don't care about Roe V Wade

Posted by Stephen Wallo on 2/03/15

Less then two weeks ago was the March for Life.  This event takes place annually in the coldest month of the year and each year draws record crowds. From this year's estimates, it was close to 700,000 participants and sure looked like it! 

Now I am going to say ... Read More »

The Glory of God

Posted by Stephen Wallo on 1/27/15

"The Glory of God is man fully alive"  -St. Irenaeus

 

Better then Drugs

Posted by Stephen Wallo on 1/27/15

We recently held out monthly XLT.  XLT is a night of prayer, adoration, special guest speakers, and wonderful music.  It's sponsored by the Abington Catholic Youth ministry and takes place from 6:30PM to 8:30PM at St. Gregory's. 

This past event, we has a crowd of close to 70 people, ... Read More »

Growth Spurts

Posted by Stephen Wallo on 1/08/15

I remember as a child being measured for height every so often.  It was always exciting to me to see those times where I might have grown 3 or 4 inches between measuring.  I remember the time that I surpassed my mother.  And then shortly after, my father. 

Life ... Read More »

It's Ok to be Angry

Posted by Stephen Wallo on 12/01/14

No one likes being taken advantage of... ever.  There was a time when people used to travel from all over the world to visit a very special place.  And no, I am not talking about Disney World.  They would spend a great deal of time, effort and money to ... Read More »

Guest Post from Fr.Jim Price

Posted by Stephen Wallo on 11/18/14

Half way into November - - why Catholics hold this month as sacred for our beloved dead. Bro Michael Stomber, C.P., 85, has been serving in the Passionist missions in Jamaica, West Indies off and on for many years. He first came to Jamaica in 1959. As a missionary ... Read More »

Hope...

Posted by Stephen Wallo on 11/04/14

As Christians we are called to against all that is worldly.  As Paul said "My spirit is willing but my flesh is weak".  Meaning that he too came across instances in his life where he wanted to choose to do God's will but failed.  He sinned.  Welcome to being ... Read More »

Steubenville 2015 Youth Conference

Posted by Stephen Wallo on 10/31/14

Know any 8th grade through high school students that are looking to go a step further with their faith? Recommend this to them and then contact the youth ministry office to find out more!