ABUNDANT THANKS to Mary Leibl, Linda Rivera, and Karen Thompson who co-directed the Church of St. Matthew Fall Festival. BOUNTIFUL THANKS to the members of the Planning Committee who planned and organized the booths. IMMENSE THANKS to all the generous volunteers who assisted where and whenever needed. PROFUSE THANKS to the members of the Rosary Society and the Men’s Club whose support is always reliable. PLENTIFUL THANKS to all the men and women chefs, bakers, and float makers who shared their culinary skills. AWESOME THANKS to the teens and their adult co-workers who resurrected and gave life to the children’s games. TREMENDOUS THANKS tothe parishioners, friends of the parish, and business owners who donated items and offered financial support. REVERENT THANKS to John Riehle and the staff members of the Church of St. Matthew for providing support. ENORMOUS THANKS to all the festival participants who hopefully enjoyed themselves.
As the money raised by all of you is used to improve the facilities at the Church of St. Matthew, let us pray in THANKSGIVING for all the ministry you have done and what we need from God to be successful in all the ministry that is yet to be done. Let us continue to be renewed by the Spirit of God who puts determination in our minds and kindness for all in our hearts and in our hands.
Fr. Bob Kelly