What a week it has been! Thank you for being patient with us as we navigate daily changes not only in our Catholic church but in our world. Now more than ever we need to turn to prayer and rely on our faith in the Lord.
As our parish family perseveres through these difficult days, we are very much aware of the fact that many of your families are likely to experience uncertainty about employment. Please know that I am praying fervently for all those who find themselves in such a situation.
Your first obligation is always to ensure the health and security of your own household. We ask you to prayerfully attend to this primary duty, but then to also remember how much St. John’s relies upon your generosity, especially at a time like this when we are not going to be gathering in church.
For those who are able: we are grateful for your continued stewardship, particularly in the form of
For those whose capacity to give might be reduced: we are grateful for your continued support in whatever measure you determine is best for you.
May the God who did not hesitate to offer his only-begotten Son, continue to help us to be generous, knowing that our reward from Him will be eternal!
Fr. Ben Little