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FAITH Grand Rapids - June 2018

Click the cover image to read the June 2018 issue digital edition Welcome to FAITH Grand Rapids online!


This month in FAITH:

Message from Bishop Walkowiak: 'You can never be ready for a call like that' - Reflecting on five years as bishop of Grand Rapids (Read)
On the cover: From growing potatoes to cultivating vocations - Deacon Jim Hessler helps prepare men for ministry and service by Paul R. Kopenkoskey (Read)
Feature: Serving with humility and humor - Father Don Weber reflects on 60 years of priesthood by Maryalene LaPonsie (Read)
On the Road to Sunday: Mile markers on the path to holiness by Cami Mann (Read)
In the Spirit: A father's blessing by Brian J. Plachta (Read)
Reflections from the Convocation of Catholic Leaders: Each upcoming issue of FAITH features a reflection from a member of the diocesan delegation to the Catholic Convocation which took place in Orlando in July 2017.
In this month's issue: 
A moment of unprecedented unity by DJ Florian (Read)
Read previous Convocation columns: 2018: May | April | March | Jan/Feb | 2017: December | November | October
Vocations:  The moments / between / appointments - For a priest, interruptions are often opportunities for ministry by Father Ron Hutchinson (Read)
Last Word:  Giants of faith by Monsignor Gus Ancona (Read


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Annalise Laumeyer, editor-in-chief
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Grand Rapids, MI 49503-4501
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Patricia Mish, managing editor
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Grand Rapids, MI 49503-4501
Phone: 616-514-6051
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