Reflections from Precious Blood Volunteers: Marijo Gabriel

2018-06-29T13:27:14+00:00June 29th, 2018|Volunteers, Weekly Wine Press|

We asked the seven 2017-2018 Precious Blood Volunteers to answer three questions: What is/are some relationship(s) that have stood out for you during your time as a Precious Blood Volunteer? What are some of the experiences that have stood out for you during your time as a Precious Blood Volunteer? How have you grown during [...]

Center Update

2018-06-29T12:18:41+00:00June 29th, 2018|Weekly Wine Press|

Wow it has been very busy time here at the Center! On May 5th we hosted World Labyrinth Day.   The day started off with a Fair-Trade sale, that is merchandise from Ten Thousand Villages.  These items are hand crafted in many countries all over the world. All sales help lift families out of poverty in [...]

Feast of the Precious Blood: Blood Test

2018-06-29T09:24:17+00:00June 29th, 2018|Weekly Wine Press|

July 1, 2018 “Now in Christ Jesus you who once were far off Have become near by the blood of Christ.” Ephesians 2, 13 Dear Friends, As we celebrate the feast that give us our name, a story told by a man I’ll call Larry comes to mind about the evening he was playing Scrabble [...]

Reflections from Precious Blood Volunteers: John Lee

2018-06-28T11:44:52+00:00June 28th, 2018|Volunteers, Weekly Wine Press|

We asked the seven 2017-2018 Precious Blood Volunteers to answer three questions: What is/are some relationship(s) that have stood out for you during your time as a Precious Blood Volunteer? What are some of the experiences that have stood out for you during your time as a Precious Blood Volunteer? How have you grown during [...]

Reflections from Precious Blood Volunteers: Leah Landry

2018-06-27T15:34:37+00:00June 27th, 2018|Volunteers, Weekly Wine Press|

We asked the seven 2017-2018 Precious Blood Volunteers to answer three questions: What is/are some relationship(s) that have stood out for you during your time as a Precious Blood Volunteer? What are some of the experiences that have stood out for you during your time as a Precious Blood Volunteer? How have you grown during [...]

Crisis at the Border: Compassionate Presence not Zero Tolerance

2018-06-23T09:19:35+00:00June 23rd, 2018|Weekly Wine Press|

Kansas City Province Leadership Team Statement “Preserve family unity as a cornerstone of our national immigration system.” Kansas City Province Corporate Stance Comprehensive Reform of the Immigration System June 2016 This past week, the images of children being incarcerated in cages and separated from their parents have been heartbreaking. The stories of parents wondering where [...]

Sent by the Blood

2018-06-19T14:50:37+00:00June 19th, 2018|Weekly Wine Press|

The Leadership Team of the Kansas City Province of the Missionaries of the Most Precious Blood, in consultation with Brother Daryl Charron, C.PP.S., Director of the Vietnam Mission, is pleased to announce the following assignments for service in our mission, effective July 1, 2018: Nhan Bui, C.PP.S., Retreat and Renewal Ministry, Vocation Ministry Team, and [...]

The Most Fragile Among Us

2018-06-01T14:44:01+00:00June 1st, 2018|Weekly Wine Press|

by Gabino Zavala, Justice and Peace Director Recently Fr. Jim Betzen requested our prayers for his parishioners in Ottumwa, Iowa. He asked for our prayers for 32 undocumented workers who were arrested and detained in an ICE raid in Mt. Pleasant, Iowa. He also asked for prayers for their families. As Fr. Betzen has said, [...]