News Archives

17
Mar
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The President’s Coronavirus Guidelines for America

The President’s Coronavirus Guidelines for America Brothers, We are living witnesses to an unprecedented series of events in our world today. A novel virus (one not seen before) that originated in the inland city of Wuhan, in the Hubei Province of China, has rapidly spread worldwide causing thousands of casualties along the way and an understandable measure of […]

16
Mar
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True Health and Happiness

True Health and Happiness – Lecture #10 In Hebrews 9: 27 it says: “Everyone must die once, and after that be judged by God”.   These days, many would like to change that verse to something like “everyone but me must die or everyone who doesn’t eat right or take their medicine must die…”.  But Paul’s […]

15
Mar
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Concession News

Concession News This is an update in regard to the operation of both the football and baseball concession stands in Cedar Hill.  FOOTBALL CONCESSION During a meeting on Monday March 9, 2020, Mr. Larry Hodges – president of Youth Football Cedar Hill- confirmed that they had  hired a new vendor (Smokin’ Bones) to provide concessions during the […]

14
Mar
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CORONAVIRUS Cancellations

CORONAVIRUS Cancellations Brothers, The fear of spread of the CORONAVIRUS has all our government agencies, from federal level down to local authorities recommending the same course of action, impose social distancing protocols for at least the next seven days. The latest Dallas County Order from Judge Clay Jenkins prohibits community gatherings of 500 persons or […]

10
Mar

2020 Deacon Congress

The 2020 Deacon Congress On Saturday March 7th, the 2020 Deacon Congress was hosted by Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Duncanville, Texas. A couple of hundred Deacons and their wives from the Dallas Diocese were in attendance as keynote speaker Deacon Paul Lavellee (see below) addressed the attentive audience on the topic of Spirituality of […]

06
Mar

Children’s Mardi Gras

Do you know that the traditional colors of Mardi Gras are purple, green and gold?  These colors were found in abundance during the children’s Mardi Gras celebration this past Sunday February 22nd, 2020 in the community center gymnasium.  There was a wide assortment of beads, plus a face painting station and a table to assemble […]

04
Mar
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Family of the Month – March 2020

Larry and Sheila Balagna The Balagnas celebrated their 47th anniversary in late January. Larry and Sheila met at bowling alley in Farmington, Ill., where they were on competing teams. Sheila said it was love at first strike for her but it took him a little while to come around. They came to our area in […]

04
Mar
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Knight of the Month – March 2020

Jack Ramsden Jack was one of dozens of Holy Spirit men over the years who were somewhat “convinced” by Andy Goza to join Council 8157. And Jack honestly wondered if joining would be a waste of time. “I was so-o-o-o-o wrong,” Jack says. “It’s been a blast.” And we’ve likewise enjoyed and benefited from his […]