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Be bold. Be Catholic!

November 1, 2020

. The 2020 Welcome weekend for women on October 24 and 25 was a wonderful two-day experience of faith, fun and fellowship for all attending. The Lord was truly present as we all renewed and refreshed in His love. We’d like to thank all who made it possible — Monsignor Mak, the Welcome team, Our…

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He’s got this, ladies!

September 20, 2020

God’s got this!  That’s one of the many things I took away from my first women’s retreat (back when it was called Christ Renews His Parish).  I realized, while listening to my fellow parishioners who were leading the retreat, that I was my own worst enemy.  I was the one blocking God out of my…

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Recharge and Renew

September 16, 2020

I would like to invite you to give yourself the time to strengthen your friendship with God and have the opportunity to meet some new friends.  The Christ Renews His Parish experiences gave me the chance to renew my relationship with God and meet other ladies of the parish on a more familiar level than…

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A Tap on The Shoulder

September 10, 2020

Life is a journey of ups and downs and forks in the road.    My weekend at Christ Renews His Parish has truly enriched my life.  I have connected with so many women who are going thru the same journey.    The one thing we have in common is our Catholic faith.   I felt…

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A world of storms…

September 4, 2020

In the storm that surrounds us right now, it’s easy to feel stressed and overwhelmed. I invite you to join us to rest, breathe, reflect, renew and connect in the shelter of our faith. There is more to life! Wondering how this is possible?? Click on our link below and find out… Shelter in grace

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Share the journey…

August 26, 2020
Valley of Castrojerez, Camino de Santiago

I can honestly say that my experience with the original Christ Renews His Parish women’s weekend was one of the most faith filled journeys I have ever experienced. I feel that I not only became a better Catholic, I was also blessed with so many new faith-filled friends to share the journey with me.  It…

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Take Time for Yourself

August 18, 2020

My name is Donna, I want to share with you that attending the Christ Renews His Parish weekend for women has been life altering.  I have a much deeper and richer spiritual life, as I spend more time in prayer.  The sisterhood that has developed among the women who have attended these weekends is a…

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Getting Wet

August 7, 2020

My name is Karen Blevins, and I have been a practicing Catholic for 33 years and a parishioner at OLOL for 18 years. As an active member of our church, I participated in the inaugural Welcome weekend and then served on the planning committee to host the second weekend. Now, I am thrilled to be…

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