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The Circle Unbroken

September 17, 2021
Embers From the Fire A weekly blog by Deacon Dan Wagnitz for the Quad-Parish Community   The Circle Unbroken – 9/17/2021 Recently a good friend shared that his son who had just graduated from a prestigious university and was all

Going Slow

September 11, 2021
Embers From the Fire A weekly blog by Deacon Dan Wagnitz for the Quad-Parish Community   Going Slow – 9/10/2021 I love to fish.  Although my favorite is stream fishing for trout with my fly rod, I also enjoy fishing

Little Gifts

September 2, 2021
Embers From the Fire A weekly blog by Deacon Dan Wagnitz for the Quad-Parish Community   Little Gifts – 9/3/2021 During my data analysis days in the business world, I learned that it takes three data points to establish a

Harbingers

August 26, 2021
Embers From the Fire A weekly blog by Deacon Dan Wagnitz for the Quad-Parish Community   Harbingers – 08/27/2021 I love Autumn, and let’s just say that the heat and humidity of summer don’t bring out the best in me. 

Little Homecomings – August 20, 2021

August 19, 2021
Embers From the Fire A weekly blog by Deacon Dan Wagnitz for the Quad-Parish Community Little Homecomings  – 8/20/2021 As much as I enjoy fishing water that I have never fished before, I am partial to returning to places I

Any Port

August 13, 2021
Embers From the Fire A weekly blog by Deacon Dan Wagnitz for the Quad-Parish Community   Any Port – 8/13/2021 This week has been a week of storms. Actually, it seems like July and August have been the summer of

Silence & Sunset – Embers from the Fire

August 5, 2021
The words “Praised be You, my Lord” appear eight times in The Canticle of the Creatures. Why has this an 800-year-old poem composed by St. Francis of Assisi endured for so many centuries and what does it have to say to

Martha Moments

August 5, 2021
Embers From the Fire A weekly blog by Deacon Dan Wagnitz for the Quad-Parish Community Martha Moments – 8/6/2021 This week we have been blessed by my son Jacob and his family staying with us.  They arrived on Sunday and

Tall Flowers

July 29, 2021
Embers From the Fire A weekly blog by Deacon Dan Wagnitz for the Quad-Parish Community   Tall Flowers – 7/30/2021 The heart of summer that we are now in is the season of tall flowers. We have been progressing to

Now And Then

July 23, 2021
Embers From the Fire A weekly blog by Deacon Dan Wagnitz for the Quad-Parish Community   Now and Then – 7/23/2021 Some good friends who own a little cottage near Lac Vieux Desert invited us to spend last week with