The Living Mary and a Generous Heart

Deacon David reflects on Deacon Bonnie’s homily from this past Sunday as we celebrated the Assumption of Mary. If you missed Deacon Bonnie’s homily, you will be able to listen to it on our homilies page soon.   The Living Mary and a Generous Heart August 16, 2017   Dcn. Bonnie’s homily last Sunday in celebration ...

The Threshold of Spring

The Threshold of Spring
Our family went for a hike last weekend. It has been unseasonably warm, you may have noticed. It has hardly felt like winter at all this season and I am never quite sure what to expect when I walk out my front door each morning. But on this day, the sun was shining when we ...

Jesus is the Reason for the Season

10. December 2016 hope, kelsey 0
Yes, that’s my picture up there and it is actually me writing today. Enjoy 🙂   I cannot help but laugh when I see those “Keep Christ in Christmas” bumper stickers. To me, it’s a little like doing your Christmas shopping in a “Jesus is the Reason for the Season” t-shirt. We all know those ...

Oh, What a Night!

Election and Transition Reflections from Fr. Scott…   Perhaps like you I went to bed last night feeling very unsettled. I awakened at 4:16 and stumbled into finding my phone. I had to know! Fumbling my keyboard in a state of being half asleep, I simply couldn’t trust my eyes. I stared in disbelief. Silence ...

Exhale

The news, and this election season in particular, continues to disappoint me. As I write this, it is hard to find the words to accurately describe my emotional response to it. We look to our leaders to unite us, to inspire us, and to bring us hope. Watch the news for more than a few ...

Transition Tuesday: A New Normal

This is a part of our ongoing series “Transition Tuesday.” As we look toward Fr. Scott’s retirement and what the future holds for Holy Family, we want to share wisdom from the community about experiencing change as a positive part of our lives. If you’d like to submit a story, please email kelsey@holyfamilyco.org.   We’ve ...

A Vibrant Purple Balloon

01. October 2016 hope, kelsey 1
Thanks for joining us this morning! What follows is a story from Kelsey…   Before I even got out of my car, I could hear the chaos of it. As I got out my car at the grocery store and grabbed my bags, I could see him. Just a few cars over. A young dad ...

Every Problem Has a Solution

17. September 2016 hope, kelsey, suffering 2
You’re really reading Holy Family’s new blog?! Thanks! We post on Tuesday and Saturday of each week, so please come back again. And now, a word from Kelsey…   Sometimes, when Brigid refuses to nap, we go on long car rides. (Not the most environmentally-friendly solution, I know, but it is the most sanity-friendly solution). ...

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