August 30, 2018

A storm of blessings

Orlando | Hurricane Maria brought destruction and devastation to much of Puerto Rico, but for one seminarian in the Diocese of Orlando the storm blew in wonderful blessings. Angel Garcia, 23, moved to Orlando from the island five years ago with two goals – one, to be closer to his father and two, as he … Continue reading “A storm of blessings”

Parish-based senior centers open to care for elderly, spiritually and physically

LAKELAND | As the needs of seniors grow in Polk County, Catholic Charities of Central Florida (CCCF) is rising to the challenge with two new mobile services for seniors centers. Earlier this month, a center opened at Holy Spirit Parish in Lake Wales. On Sept. 6, St. John Neumann Parish in Lakeland will welcome seniors … Continue reading “Parish-based senior centers open to care for elderly, spiritually and physically”