The Importance of Hospitality

What does hospitality mean in your faith life? Check out this message from Father Bart to learn more about the importance of hospitality in the church.

Preparing for Ministry to the Hispanic Community

Today, Father Bart talks about how he prepared for being a minister to the Hispanic community. Over 50% of the Catholic population in the United States speak Spanish as their first language, so this was something that Fr. Bart felt very strongly about accomplishing.

Lent: Strengthening Our Faith

Father Bart Timmerman explains the season of Lent in which we strengthen our faith. We can strengthen our faith by three traditional practices. The first practice is prayer, where we are encouraged to spend more time in prayer and challenged to add more prayer into our daily routines to become closer with Christ. The second practice is fasting, where we …

Our Vision for the Future

Father Bart Timmerman speaks about how St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church takes the call to engage in the New Evangelization quite seriously. Knowing that Mass attendance, baptisms and marriages in the Church are down, we must do our part to turn this scenario around. The lives and souls of so many people adrift in the modern world depend upon it. …