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February 2013


February 26, 2013

A few weeks ago I asked parents to participate in a Catholic Identify survey; however it has been so very hectic I have not explained exactly what the survey is. Every Catholic school is required to provide authentic Catholic teaching, opportunities for community worship and participation in the sacraments and promote evangelization and service to the community.  This is done through eight Catholic Identity

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February 20, 2013

Spring is just around the corner and so is baseball spring training.  Last year Father Michael Burchfield gave a homily about Lent using the analogy of baseball spring training.  His advice to us on that Sunday was to think of Lent as Lenten Spring training where we can get in shape spiritually and be ready to do Jesus’ work.  If our spiritual muscles are

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February 12, 2013

All hail to the tuna fish sandwich!  It is that time of year again…MEATLESS FRIDAYS! I have shared with you before my love for tuna sandwiches.  Back in the old days…1959, Catholics did not eat meat on any Friday.  During that time my Mother would pack a tuna fish sandwich, a Hostess Snowball cupcake (the pink variety), chips and milk for lunch. Yum! I

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February 5, 2013

Early last week, as I was working at my desk, I looked up and noticed the handprint marks all over my office door. I hate handprints. They are little, but they can change the look of things. When I see them at school or my home, they are reminders of what I don’t do. They are greasy, dirty leftovers from my hands that should

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