From the Pastor's Desk

Fr. LeRoy Scheierl
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St. Cloud Metro area pastors, staff and parishoners are working together to share information about the upcoming parish planning changes, specifically addressing how these changes will affect the St. Cloud Metro.  View the blog here:

Week of November 24, 2019

Recently I ran across a cute “Explanation of God” written by a child, which I thought you might enjoy! He writes: “One of God’s main jobs is making people. He makes them to replace the ones that die, so there will be enough people to take care of things on earth. He doesn’t make grownups, just babies. I think because they are smaller and easier to make. That way He doesn’t have to take up his valuable time teaching them how to talk and walk. He can just leave that up to mothers and fathers. God’s second most important job is listening to prayers. An awful lot of this goes on, since some people, like preachers and things , pray at times besides bedtime. God doesn’t have time to liste

Week of November 17, 2019

Editors note: Fr. LeRoy is enjoying some well-deserved time off for himself. For this week’s message Carrie Fedor of the St. Paul’s Christian Women share with us about the successful Holiday Bazaar: “It is our responsibility as humans to take care of each other.” -Caitlin Crosby I want to offer a heartfelt thank you to everyone that made the Holiday Bazaar hosted by St. Paul’s Christian Women a great and successful celebration this past Saturday. This gathering is a fantastic example of building community within our Church. It is made possible by the generosity of so many, and offers us a time of reunion. For many of us, the Bazaar has become a beloved tradition, a time to gather for

Week of November 10, 2019

Enclosed in each bulletin (and you may also receive by this mail) you will find an appeal for your support of Catholic Charities of the Diocese of St. Cloud. Catholic Charities of St. Cloud is a non-profit organization that supports the mission of our diocese. They serve people of all faiths with dignity and respect in regard to their special needs. Catholic Charities addresses many needs and provides many services in the area of Emergency Services such as: Food Shelf, Clothing program, Financial Assistance, Holiday Toy program and the Good Samaritan Fund. In the area of Housing Services they provide: Transitional Housing, Services to Homeless Youth, Affordable Housing program, Disabilit