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Beauty, Now

November 6, 2022
  The week and the weather came together to allow a rare opportunity – a November kayak paddle.  At least going back into our pictures in the eight years we’ve owned our kayaks the only other November paddle we had


October 29, 2022
BUSINESS MANAGER FULL TIME The parishes of Annunciation, St. Joseph & St. Jude, Green Bay, seek a full-time Business Manager to be part of its team-oriented work environment. This position fills the role of Business Manager for all three parishes

Three-cornered Flag

October 29, 2022
The local world is transitioning once again.  About three weeks ago Autumn asked Summer for its last dance and the world became a painter’s palette of colors.  Cooling mornings warmed into days that became mellow, pungent and rich.  It always


October 21, 2022
At the time this essay is due to be posted I am on a religious pilgrimage that is retracing the footsteps of St Paul through Greece and Turkey.  This is the fourth international pilgrimage that I have participated in.  What

The Season of October

October 14, 2022
The Season of October October, perhaps more specifically, the first three weeks or so of October are a season unto themselves.  The weather is unique.  Early on some of the days can be quite warm.  But rather than feeling oppressive

Home Waters

October 6, 2022
  For the last five or six years I have finished the trout season in southwestern Wisconsin, in an area known as the driftless region.  The glaciers that scoured out the Great Lakes and most of the rest of what