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This will help us to focus our prayer each day. Each day of the Novena, I ask that you follow in the book that will be provided.
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Please commit to take some time each day to pray the Novena. You do not have to be part of any Tonight in Guymon after 7 them…. We will begin the Novena this Wednesday. Please try to come and pray with us at 7 p. Day of Service and Mercy —This Thursday. We would like each member of SJE to do some spiritual or corporal work of mercy. Did you forget them?
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You will, though, be impacting the lives of those who come and the future of the Church in great ways. Adult Baptism and Confirmation. Do you know we have a vibrant team of parishioners ready to welcome those who desire the sacrament of Baptism as adults as well as those who are seeking to complete their sacraments of initiation most times, Confirmation?
We just need participants. Do you know someone who would like to be baptized? Do you know someone who desires to become part of the Catholic Church from another Christian tradition? Invite them to find out. There is information in other parts of the bulletin about how to get involved.
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So is Jesus! It has never been a journey of faith, necessarily. Our paths have crossed and re-crossed over the years for a lot of reasons. Over the past few encounters our conversations have been become more spiritual, more religious. It is nice to see. However, it challenges me to be more of aware of where I am on this journey of faith and the work I need to.
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