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Wait For The Door To Open

When I was in Puerto Quito last month, I got to spend some time with the community in the project for people with disabilities. One of the locations is a good distance from the town center, about a twenty minute drive out into the country, on a farm residence. I was spending the afternoon there…

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Never Quit

I saw a facebook post the other day from a friend. It basically said, “I just realized that only a few days into Lent, I’ve broken more than two of the sacrifices I had planned on. I’m remembering again that the journey is about always getting back up.” That’s the post of someone becoming humble.…

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In Memory of Fr Jim

Friends, please remember Fr Jim Czerwinski, OFM in your prayers, a friar who passed yesterday unexpectedly in Boston. He was found in his bed in the morning at St Anthony Shrine in Boston. It was a surprise to all. He was a good friend to many and he really gave himself to those who are…

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Think, Salchichas

The other day here just before Christmas, I was invited to a Christmas party for the 5 and 6 year olds in the school. The mothers all brought food and people brought some gifts for the kids. As the kids were arriving, the parents were preparing the food snacks to put on a big table…