It’s always a joy to share good news happening in our church, especially signs of new growth. We’re experiencing this new growth in our small town, prairie parish. The growth is not coming from any evangelizing efforts on our part. It is coming from an influx of new citizens from overseas, mostly from the Philippines. Deeply grounded in family, faith and church, our Filipino friends have been both inspiration and gift to a stagnant community. Here is the article I wrote for the Prairie Messenger….