Preserving the faith — physically

GREEN BAY — Sherry Steffel considers herself a lifelong member of St. Francis Xavier Cathedral Parish — “even for the 40 years when I lived in Madison, … Read More

She promotes beauty, goodness and truth

GREEN BAY — Lindsey Schwandt never imagined that attending a session at a Catholic conference would shape her career path, which, in turn, has helped her grow … Read More

Couple enjoys giving time to parish

STEPHENSVILLE – Even though he considers himself a “young sprout,” Tony Lauer has been a member of St. Patrick Parish for nearly half of its existence. (The … Read More

Hendricks serves her ‘faith family’

DE PERE — Ashley Hendricks feels called to children’s ministry at St. Norbert College Parish. In fact, she can pinpoint the moment she answered the call. Hendricks … Read More

Being a Vincentian was calling from God

FLORENCE — Dorothy Vayda felt called by God back in 1988 to serve others. She answered that call by starting a St. Vincent de Paul conference, which … Read More

Parish is like his extended family

WRIGHTSTOWN — Kyle Rohan knows St. Mary Church like the back of his hand. “I’ve been in there so many times since I was a little kid that I … Read More

She’s helping kids relate to church

OSHKOSH — Imagine a learning center filled with miniature replicas of all the various components of a Catholic Mass from scaled-down priestly vestments, to the monstrance, paten … Read More

Cyclist pedaled for a mission

HOWARD — When Angela Prill first heard about the Biking for Babies ride, she knew that she had to be a part of it. Nick VandeHey, a … Read More

Craftsman creates religious art

SUAMICO —  Aromatic cedar boxes, plaques, decorative bowls, tissue boxes, goblets and many more wood creations by John “Jack” Schindhelm fill tables in his garage. Schindhelm, a … Read More

Youth’s handiwork benefits charities

LITTLE CHUTE — The COVID-19 pandemic put an early end to Isaac Vasquez’s classroom instruction at St. John Nepomucene Catholic School last spring. Even with virtual learning, … Read More