From the Pastor's Desk

Weekly thoughts and announcements from our Pastor, Fr. Tom Lewandowski.

Things to Believe In!

Believe that we don’t have to change friends if we understand that friends change….Believe that no matter how good a friend is, they’re going to hurt you once in a while and you must forgive them for that…Believe that true friendship continues to grow, even over the longest distances. The same goes for true love….Believe that you can do something that will cause you heartache for life…Believe that it’s taking me a long time to become the person I want to be…Believe that you should always leave loved ones with loving words. It may be the last time you see them…. Believe that you can keep going long after you can’t….Believe that we are responsible for what we do, no matter how we feel….Believe that you either control your attitude or it controls you…Believe that heroes are the people who do what has to be done, regardless of the consequences…Believe that money is a lousy way of keeping score….Believe that my best friend and I can do anything or nothing and have the best time….Believe that sometimes the people you expect to kick you when you are down, will be the ones to help you get back up….Believe that sometimes when I feel angry I have the right to be angry, but that doesn’t give me the right to be cruel…Believe that just because someone doesn’t love you the way you want them to, doesn’t mean they don’t love you with all they have….Believe that maturity has more to do with what types of experiences you’ve had and what you’ve learned from them and less to do with how many birthdays you’ve celebrated…Believe that it isn’t always enough to be forgiven by others.  Sometimes you have to learn how to forgive yourself…Believe that no matter how bad your heart is broken, the world doesn’t stop for your grief…Believe that our background and circumstances may have influenced who we are, but we are responsible for who we become… Believe that just because two people argue, it doesn’t mean they don’t love each other.  And just because they don’t argue doesn’t mean they do…Believe that you shouldn’t be so eager to find out a secret.  It could change your life forever….Believe that two people can look at the exact same thing and see something totally different….Believe that your life can be changed in a matter of hours by people who don’t even know you….Believe that even when you think you have no more to give, when a friend cries out to you, you will find the strength to help…Believe that credentials on the wall do not make you a decent human being….Believe that people you care about the most in life are the ones taken from you too soon….  Words of Wellness