Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate the Sixth Sunday of Easter. THE GIFT OF PEACE: We are offered another vision in today’s second reading, a vision of the New Jerusalem, “coming down out of heaven from God” (Revelation 21:10). Read between the lines … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate the Fifth Sunday of Easter. TRUE CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY: Can you imagine a world such as the one put before us in today’s scripture readings? Communities of believers everywhere would support and encourage one another and be identified as … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate the Fourth Sunday of Easter. THE SHEPHERD’S FLOCK:  In Christian art, the earliest depictions of Jesus Christ were not of his crucifixion or of his resurrection. The first known renderings of Jesus show him as the Good … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate the Third Sunday of Easter. REDEMPTION: Do you remember Peter on the night Jesus was arrested? He claimed he had never heard of Jesus. Today we are called to join Peter in testifying to the name of Jesus … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate the Second Sunday of Easter (Sunday of Divine Mercy). JOINING THE COMPANY OF BELIEVERS: What will help you to believe? Today’s scripture readings tell of faith and doubt. They offer stories “recorded to help you believe,” as the … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

My Dear Friends, The MESSAGE OF EASTER is a message that calls us to a bright new day!! The message that Jesus has OVERCOME DEATH, has OVERCOME SIN, and that He wants us to LIVE HIS LOVE, that He will NOT TAKE AWAY OUR CROSSES but He will TRANSFORM them into the love of Him … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord. PASSION: The word “passion” connotes deep, focused engagement. It also relates to passivity, interestingly. The deeply passionate person in the Gospel narrative from Luke is Jesus. He appears passive, but he is … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate the Fifth Sunday of Lent. STRAIGHT LINES:    “God writes straight with crooked lines,” the saying goes. The power of Paul’s testimony that everything is junk but knowledge of Jesus and the power of his resurrection is a straight … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate the Fourth Sunday of Lent. A SUNDAY FOR REJOICING: Today’s Gospel story of the prodigal son is a favorite of many. We can identify with all the major figures and their crisscross of emotions. The father’s initial grief … [Read more…]

Message From Pastor

Welcome to St. Ambrose ! We are so glad you are able to join us today to celebrate the Third  Sunday of Lent. “I AM” : Kindness and mercy are what the enslaved people of Israel needed, and they came in the form of deliverance. They came through a leader, Moses, who was once plucked from … [Read more…]