Holy Family Ministries School Supply Drive

September 20–October 11 Children and Family Ministry, in partnership with the Holy Family Ministries a Kenilworth Union Outreach Agency. The school is collecting wide-ruled notebook paper, composition books, three subject spiral notebooks, index cards, pocket folders, and backpacks for Holy Family School. Items can be dropped off in the red bin inside the [...]

More Good Things

By The Reverend Christine V. Hides Just before the shelter at home order took place in March, children asked me to pray about COVID-19 in our Sunday morning chapel. Before I prayed, I said something close to the following: God is with us through scary and hard things. We are thankful that God [...]

Some Good Things

By The Reverend Christine V. Hides Some Good Things (SGT) With a nod to John Krasinski, the creator of “Some Good News,” this week I offer three helpful (and free) things that might enrich your family life: 1. This cute, printable journal has tips and encouragement for parents beginning the school year at [...]

Holding Our Breath

By The Reverend Christine V. Hides Passing by a stranger on the sidewalk. Standing in the checkout lane. Waiting for school announcements. Watching the news. Exercising. Reviewing my to do list…these are just a few of the times I catch myself holding my breath. Have you noticed it, too? Breathing in and out [...]