Entries by Laurie Hallstrom

Advent Reconciliation Schedule

Belle Fourche, St. Paul, Monday, Dec. 3 — 7:30 p.m. Kyle, Our Lady of Sorrows, Tuesday, Dec. 4 — 4 p.m. Custer, St. John, Tuesday, Dec. 4 — 6:30 p.m. Murdo, St. Martin, Tuesday, Dec. 4 — 6:30 p.m. Bonesteel, Immaculate Conception, Thursday, Dec. 6 — 6:30 p.m. Wanblee, St. Ignatius Loyola, Friday, Dec. 7 […]

FOCUS at SDSM&T: ‘Connecting the head and heart’

  FOCUS missionaries at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology Newman Center Joey Fritz, Avery Hembrook, Michael Newsham, and Megan Henle. (Courtesy photo)   By Becky Berreth According to a combined study, from St. Mary’s Press with the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate, approximately 13 percent of young adults between ages 18 […]

Improving the lives of homeless individuals and families

Imagine providing a solution to the serious homelessness problem in Rapid City — helping homeless individuals and homeless families improve their quality of life, setting them up for success and long term stability. Shouldn’t that be the goal of every community which care about all of its citizens? There is an initiative currently in progress […]

‘A good way to remember him, pray for him’

By Becky Berreth Members of St. Patrick parish, Lead, and St. Ambrose Church, Deadwood, gathered for a hike up Black Elk Peak and a sunset Mass, on September 16, to celebrate the life of a former pastor. Father Peter Kovarik was only in the parishes for a little over a year before he was killed […]