that our diocesan seminarian Lance Martin
appeared on the scene to be with us for
the end of his “mission” at our parish as he prepares to leave this weekend following
the last Mass.
himself in a host of ministries and activities that have taken place. His good nature,
has certainly made it a point to get to know the members of our parish family. I
have to say that there hasn’t been a “lull in conversation” in the rectory either.
notable was his involvement with the re-furbishing project of St. Benedict’s Church.
his honor. We all had a grand time. I want to say thank you to all the people who
“reception”. Thank You!
The assortments of food was remarkable… the women of
Knights of Columbus were out cooking up a storm of burgers and hot dogs. Thanks
visit with his family. Following that he’ll be back at St. Mary’s Seminary and
University in Baltimore, helping as a part of the Orientation Team as the new
in the fall. God willing, he’ll be ordained for our diocese as a deacon in 2014 and a
priest in 2015.
worthwhile goal of serving God’s Chosen People as His priest. Let’s
consider serving Christ and His Church as a priest. Lance, may the profusion of God’s
choicest blessings be yours… and thank you for all that you did for us by your presence
Peace to you always!