Embracing ‘second half’ ministries

GREEN BAY — Rita Dufour has found value in reading the works of Franciscan Fr. Richard Rohr. His book, “Falling Upward: A Spirituality for Two Halves of … Read More

Doing what God asks of them

WAUPACA — The week before Christmas, Jeff and Ellen Hager were among those working to prepare meals for a couple hundred people. It was St. Mary Magdalene Catholic … Read More

Like the Advent tree, couple is giving

GREEN BAY — Hours before Mass on the first weekend of Advent, Bob and Josie Kanzenbach were busy putting the finishing touches on the Advent giving tree … Read More

She’s thankful for feeding community

WAUTOMA — St. Joseph Parish has long been known for providing free meals and socializing for anyone in the community. The Knights of Columbus offer pancake breakfasts, … Read More

Caring for others is their mission

COMBINED LOCKS – A ministry of listening. That’s how Patty Vanden Heuvel describes her parish’s St. Paul Cares, a ministry to the homebound or those in skilled … Read More

She uses social media to evangelize

FREEDOM — Like her favorite saint, Thérèse of Lisieux, Eve Vanden Heuvel has been finding little ways to bring joy and hope to people around her. She … Read More