Category Archives: Fellowship

A Reflection on the Lord’s Prayer

Having celebrated this morning the memorial Mass for St. Francis of Assisi, I am inspired by the votive Gospel reading (Matthew 11:25-30) to reflect upon the Our Father. This may seem a bit odd as the reading was not about … Continue reading

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Soup Dinner Before Stations

Prior to the Stations of the Cross on Friday, March 22, the Knights of Columbus sponsored our weekly soup dinner. The bread was good, too!  Special thanks goes out to BK Pete Rozanski!

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Never Be Too Busy for Each Other & God

Families are very busy these days.  Husbands and wives work outside the home.  Many feel that two incomes are mandatory if they are to make it.  This lifestyle choice must be balanced with childcare needs and schools.  I have detected … Continue reading

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Trunk or Treat for Halloween

The parish held Trunk or Treat in the parish parking lot on October 20 from 12 Noon to 3 PM.  Fr. Joe gave out the bags and the initial treats, which included a small plastic Madonna and a St. Joseph’s … Continue reading

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Fraternal or Service Organizations at Holy Family

Father Michael C. Kidd Council #14455 (Knights of Columbus) Chartered on February 2008, the Parish-based Father Michael C. Kidd Council is associated with Holy Family Catholic Church in Mitchellville, MD.  Working in close accord with the Parish and her mission, … Continue reading

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Living as Missionary Disciples

Here is a brief excerpt from my letter as pastor to the parish: “The purpose of youth ministry is to ENABLE, not to entertain. It seems to me that much of youth ministry these days seeks to amuse; and yet, … Continue reading

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Blessing of Catholic Homes

Contact the rectory (301-249-2266) or email Father Joe (frjoe@erols.com) and schedule to have your home blessed by a priest and/or deacon.  Sanctify your residence and put the devil on notice that he is not welcome in your house. Remember that … Continue reading

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Knights of Columbus Cookout

Held after our Social Meeting 7-21-14

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YOUTH/WORSHIP – Spaghetti Night & Stations

Spaghetti Night followed by the Stations of the Cross will be held on Friday, March 16th if we can get enough support from our teens. This event was well attended last year. The dinner is a FREE meatless spaghetti supper … Continue reading

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FELLOWSHIP – Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper

The Knights of Columbus, Michael C. Kidd Council will host a pre-Lenten Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper on February 21 from 6 to 8 PM in the Heritage Room. Pancakes, sausage links, fruit and cake will be served. Tickets are $5 … Continue reading

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