Their giving is their receiving

COOPERSTOWN — When Patty Bekkers was diagnosed with leukemia 10 years ago, fellow members at St. James Parish immediately showed their support. “After her diagnosis, the church … Read More

On a mission to pray for priests

BRUSSELS — Joanne Guilette is a firm believer in the power of adoration before the Blessed Sacrament. That’s why, although she already does other holy hours each … Read More

Faith and service fill his life

APPLETON — If Catholic churches handed out “Rookie of the Year” awards for volunteerism, David Johnson, who joined Sacred Heart Parish last February, would certainly be a … Read More

Radio ministry dials in his faith

GREEN BAY — When Patrick Alog moved to northeast Wisconsin in May of 2016 to start his new position as a producer at Relevant Radio, he began … Read More

Her love for faith spreads like wildfire

NEENAH — Sandy Janssen is on fire with the Lord, she says: “I like to leave people better off than when I met them.” That philosophy keeps … Read More

Her family, parish ties blend together

BAY SETTLEMENT — Every parish, in order to grow and evangelize, needs devoted members who give freely of their time and talent. Holy Cross Parish has Ginny … Read More

It’s been a time of reconnections

Elcho — For Sue Liss, the last five years have been a time of reconnections, to her spouse, her roots and her church. Liss, 66, spent much … Read More

Her return to faith lands On This Rock

OSHKOSH — Anne Hocking, owner of On This Rock Christian Books and Gifts, grew up as a Catholic in Combined Locks. But at the age of 18 … Read More

Defending life is her personal cause

MENASHA — Wendy Fischer has been on the front lines of the abortion battle for decades. “The topic of abortion is what got me through my high … Read More

Sharing her life with those near death

NEENAH — Jane Fitzgerald starts her day with coffee and Christ. The morning hours are a time for her to do readings and her devotionals. “It centers … Read More