May 19, 2013

I am very pleased to announce that we have signed the proposal to install a fully integrated hearing loop system in the church.  I am even more pleased to announce that our St. John the Evangelist Men’s Club has agreed to fully fund the cost of this system.  This will…

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First Holy Communion

 Growing Growing Up Catholic 70 Children Receive First Holy Communion Your mom and dad made promises to Jesus at your Baptism.  In the Mass Enrollment Service for First Holy Communion, your parents again proclaimed the promises that they had made to Jesus.  On the eve of your First Reconciliation, in a…

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70 Children Receive First Holy Communion.

Your mom and dad made promises to Jesus at your Baptism.  In the Mass Enrollment Service for First Holy Communion, your parents again proclaimed the promises that they had made to Jesus.  On the eve of your First Reconciliation, in a candlelight service at Saint John the Evangelist Catholic Church,…

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May 12, 2013

We received a bit of a reprieve this past week with much cooler than normal weather as we head into the doldrums of summer.  A late season cool front passed through Southwest Florida on Monday resulting in high temperatures in the upper 70s and low 80s with overnight lows in…

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May 5, 2013

We are now in the final phase of “season” here in Southwest Florida.  April 30th marked what I commonly refer to as the second exodus.  The final exodus will take place on May 31st.  Many of our seasonal residents and visitors have three month contracts on their rentals and stay…

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