We have teachable moments all the time. Most of them pass by too quickly to be noticed. A decade ago, I volunteered to become a Church Lector, figuring my new role as a Professional Speaker would add value to the Church. A year or so into it, we had a formal training class and one […]
jeff noel Lector. Doing the first reading this morning at Mass. May God’s Holy Spirit fill me with the wisdom to read in such a way, that the parishioners will feel like God is speaking to them and not me. Blessed beyond measure we are. Aren’t we?
Sundays during the school year, our Church offers Children’s Liturgy of the Word for Kindergarten through fifth grade. Two or three adult leaders form a team and lead a particular week each month. The volunteer leaders perform various functions to help bring Mass down to an Elementary level and to engage the children differently (better) […]
Didn’t consciously think about this until our son was born in 2000. In studying human nature, I concluded there were several choices: Volunteering for things that take you away from your Family Volunteering for things that do not take you away from your Family Volunteering for a little of both Not volunteering This morning, I’m […]