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Posted by Carolyn Painley on 7/02/19
Holy water ~ More than just a sacrament!
Did you know ~
Symptoms of dehydration include:
Decreased urine output Dark urine Dry skin
Fatigue Lightheaded Headache
Lack of energy Thirsty Fainting
When you feel thirsty, you are already dehydrated. Our bodies are made up of about 75% water.
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Posted by Carolyn Painley on 6/04/19
Ministries ~ The Allen Family
Dan: Knights of Columbus (Former L.A.M.B. Director, Youth Director, Family Director), Organized Coats for Kids Campaign, Confirmation Team
Laurie: Handbell Choir; Vacation Bible School Volunteer
Held a number of roles over the years: Faith Formation Teacher, Healthcare Committee Member, MOMS Ministry leader, nursery team member
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Posted by Carolyn Painley on 5/31/19
Help Greensboro Urban Ministry Food Pantry – buy and place items in our food cart, located in the baptistry of our church. Canned protein, peanut butter in plastic containers, canned fruits and vegetables, pasta and cereals are especially needed to help feed children and families.
Hot Dish ... Read More »
Posted by Carolyn Painley on 3/12/19
From Catholic Online:
From the outside it may seem that Mardi Gras is just one big party and another excuse to overeat and drink. But there is a lot more about this famous day we call "Fat Tuesday," including some surprising Catholic connections!
Mardi Gras is strongly associated with ... Read More »
Posted by Carolyn Painley on 1/07/19
This link is very useful while travelling. Plug in the area that you are visiting and find a Catholic Church near your location.
Posted by Carolyn Painley on 9/06/18
CROP Hunger Walk ~ This Year Let's STOMP OUT HUNGER
Here at SPX, we step it up at CROP Walk time! Here are the walk details: Register your intent to walk online HERE Let your friends and family know you are walking to help raise awareness and to help ... Read More »
Posted by Carolyn Painley on 8/29/18
Posted by Carolyn Painley on 2/16/18
Each issue of Echoes is edited and assembled for distribution by a team of over 30 fellow parishioners. Funerals and receptions are organized and staffed by dozens of fellow parishioners, including youth altar servers. Placing your food in our Food Cart helps Greensboro Urban Ministry provide nutritious food ... Read More »
Posted by Carolyn Painley on 2/14/18
Stewardship of faith by Christine Schneider ~
Sometimes we just need to take one step forward in our faith and see where God leads us.
Around 7 years ago, I went to my first Bible study at St. Pius. As we all joined together to study the Bible ... Read More »
Posted by Carolyn Painley on 10/02/17
Spotlight on the CROP Hunger Walk:
This walk helps support the overall ministry of Church World Service, especially grassroots, hunger-fighting development efforts around the world. In addition, the Greater Greensboro CROP Hunger Walk & Run returns 25% of the funds it raises to Greensboro Urban Ministry's Potter's House Community ... Read More »