Church Blog (Page 2)

Church Blog (Page 2)

Black History Month Moment

Dr. Kaneta Rose Lott Cuffie is a pediatric dentist and a nationally recognized speaker. She has close to 40 years experience as a dental professional and mentor to young dentists. Kaneta was also one of the first to integrate Bishop Toolen High School, a prestigious all girls Catholic high school in Mobile, Alabama where she graduated with honors before going on to…

Black History Month Moment

Dr. Joseph (Pete) H. Silver, Sr. developed a $36 million PREP Program for the University System of Georgia to get middle school students ready for college. This program was one of several that led to the creation of the National Gear Up for the United States Department of Education. Pete was the first African American to receive tenure at Kennesaw State University and…

Celebrating Teen of the Year

Introducing the 2020 St. Anthony of Padua Teen of the Year, Jared Williams. Jared is a senior at St. Pius High School. He’s an altar server, member of the Jr. Knights of St. Peter Claver, Teen Ministry and Jr. Knights Chess club. He is an active member of the St. Pius X Student Athletic Council and he regularly participates in sandwich making at the Cathedral of…

Advent and Christmas

Advent is a special time of preparation, four weeks of anticipation of the birth of Jesus. Here is a wonderful resource to help you uncover the richness of the Advent season. The Ignatius House Jesuit Retreat Center offers some days of mindfulness and reflection to deepen your faith and awareness of the season. Here is a calendar. Please mark on your calendar these…

2019 MEN’S DAY

Deacon Levi Jelks, in his emotional homily Sunday, Nov. 3, charged the men in our community to take their faith seriously in a call to shape the community around them, from church and office to neighborhood and home. He was also selected as the Man of Year by members of the Men’s Action Club. Here are some scenes from the event: