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Father Michael Deering's Sunday Homilies

Father Michael Deering's Sunday Homilies

Don’t be fooled!

Posted by Lori Wesson

Homily originally presented August 4, 2019.

 

Don’t be fooled!

 

A year and a half into my first job as a Sales Rep for the Eastman Kodak Company, I got to attend my first National Sales Meeting at a posh resort. Now you may know that when you ... Read More »

Be persistent in prayer!

Posted by Lori Wesson

Homily originally presented 07/28/2019

 

Be persistent in prayer!

 

When you work for a big company, there are 2 words that can make you shudder when you hear them ... the 2 words ... “Performance Appraisal”

 

During each of the many years I worked for Eastman Kodak ... Read More »

The Duty that goes along with the Position!

Posted by Lori Wesson

Homily originally presented July 7, 2019

 

The Duty that goes along with the Position!

 

With the joy of the very successful and very well-attended Eucharistic Congress that took place in downtown Birmingham last weekend still fresh in our minds ...

I want to tell you of a ... Read More »

There’s no turning back!

Posted by Lori Wesson

Homily originally presented June 30, 2019

 

There’s no turning back!

 

With the growth of evil in the world today you good Parents may wonder,

 “What would I do if my teenager ever got off track ...

got involved with the wrong crowd ... and began to do ... Read More »

The Holy Trinity!

Posted by Lori Wesson

Homily originally presented June 16, 2019

 

The Holy Trinity!

 

In an ever increasing way ... we’ve been talking about evangelization ...

What is that?   The activity of sharing the Good News of God with other people.

 

Well in just a moment, I’m going to tell you ... Read More »

To enter into Jesus is to enter into Heaven!

Posted by Lori Wesson

Homily originally presented on June 2, 2019

 

To enter into Jesus is to enter into Heaven!

 

Where’s Heaven?           Which way do you go ... to get to Heaven?

You know ... when we ask kids, “Where’s Heaven?”

They commonly say up there ... and they point up to the sky.

How do they know that?           How do we know that?

 

Well, several passages in the Bible give us the impression that Heaven is up ... Read More »

God has to start over in every generation ... with the Spirit!

Posted by Lori Wesson

Homily originally presented June 9, 2019

 

God has to start over in every generation ... with the Spirit!

 

Have you ever wondered why ...

God doesn’t’ just  reach down and get rid of all the bad guys?

 

I mean the majority of the news we see ... Read More »

Spread the Good News of Jesus so His Name is remembered forever!

Posted by Lori Wesson

Homily originally presented May 12, 2019

 

Spread the Good News of Jesus so His Name is remembered forever!

 

How many of you are avid Michael Jackson fans?  a singer in the 80’s

 

How many of you are avid Elton John fans?           a singer/ piano player in ... Read More »

Do you love me, Peter?

Posted by Lori Wesson

Homily originally presented May 5, 2019

 

Do you love me, Peter?

 

Right after praying the 9 and 11 o’clock  Masses last Sunday, I drove to ACTA Theatre up in Trussville, Alabama to see the Stage Play, “Little Women”.

it’s a famous play about the life experiences of ... Read More »

Divine Mercy includes both Forgiveness & Reparation!

Posted by Lori Wesson

Homily originally presented April 28, 2019

 

Divine Mercy includes both Forgiveness & Reparation!

 

Imagine for a moment that after Mass you’re in the parking lot talking to a friend while standing next to your car … when someone backing out of their parking space  hits your car ... Read More »