Blessing of the Animals

Guest Blogger: Ronda Welander “If you have men who will exclude any of God’s creatures from the shelter of compassion and pity, you will have men who will deal likewise with their fellow men.”  –  Francis of Assisi Thomas of Celano was a member of Francis of Assisi’s  religious order and he knew him personally….

Back to school at HPC

Guest blogger: Lindsey Douglas It is a special time of year… a time of new beginnings for children starting back to a new school year. There are a significant number of children that aren’t having the feeling of anticipation and excitement of a new school year. Perhaps they are anxious about not having the teacher…