December 2022 archive of Messages From Father Steve
Happy New Year! / ¡Feliz Año Nuevo! 2023!
Posted by Nancy Carrizales on 12/31/22
Happy New Year to all! Whether you have joined us for the “holidays” or have been a long-time parishioner, the staff of our Catholic Community of Northern Columbia County (CCNCC) and I pray that these early days of 2023 (and the remaining days of the Holy Christmas Season) be ... Read More »
The Nativity of the Lord/La Natividad del Señor
Posted by Nancy Carrizales on 12/24/22
Welcome and Blessed Christmas!
We are very glad that you have joined us today! We are better when you are with us, so I invite you to join us again as often as you can!
Today we celebrate an event that has been in the making for many years. ... Read More »
The Fourth Sunday of Advent
Posted by Nancy Carrizales on 12/17/22
Today we start the fourth and final week of this Holy Season of Advent. I hope that during this season we have all been waiting in hope and preparing for our Lord and Savior, Jesus to come again in glory. Perhaps some of us, children and adults, have been dreaming….dreaming of ... Read More »
The Third Sunday of Advent
Posted by Nancy Carrizales on 12/09/22
Today is the 3rd Sunday of Advent with another story involving John the Baptist. He is quoted when he sent his disciples to Jesus to ask: Are you the One who is to come? Another quote from John: “Prepare the Way of the Lord.”
How have you been preparing? ... Read More »
The Second Sunday of Advent December 4, 2022
Posted by Nancy Carrizales on 12/03/22
Repent for the Kingdom of Heaven is at hand!
We hear these words from John the Baptist in today’s Gospel. He was preaching that the Lord, whom we call Jesus, was coming! We now head into the second week of Advent, preparing our homes, etc., for the great season ... Read More »