Category Archives: Announcements

Congratulation Deacon Dave Engasser

A little about Deacon David: David Engasser moved to Central Florida with his parents when he was 12 years old. As a teen, he visited St. Margaret Mary Church as part of a retreat for young men considering entering seminary. However, it seems that God had something else in His plan for David’s life. Several…
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Contemplative Prayer

Here is a talk on Contemplative Prayer by parishioner Frank VandeLoo, it was scheduled for April, but we are going to present it virtually. It is a two part talk of 20 min each. [sm_hr] Part 1  [sm_hr] Part 2 
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Creating a Sacred Space at Home

Within our homes, we designate places for cooking, eating, socializing, sleeping, and bathing. Do we have a special spot for God within our home? We encourage you to create a little section of your home that is designated especially for prayer. Designate a special prayer space in your home. You may use a small table,…
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Open Table

In September, 2018, a group of SMM Parishioners joined together to work with a young woman, Danielle, who had aged-out of foster care. The team—Suzanne Bliss, Maureen Brady, Peggy Canary, Denise Farrington, Sue Gelineau, Anne Schultz, and Betsy Swart—set out to achieve the difficult goal of obtaining an ID for Danielle, without which she could…
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