Brussels Sprouts

Posted by Father Gary Herbst on

“What’s that smell?” I asked. I had just walked into the church office up in Ketchikan. The church secretary looked at me and said “You know what it is, don’t you? It’s the Brussels sprouts.” “Well, it’s pretty strong” I said...

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Tags: ministry

Cursillo in the Last Frontier

Posted by Father Gary Herbst on

Cursillo was sweeping the lower 48 back in the 70’s and church people were hearing about it.  Cursillo stood for short course in Christianity, a 3 day retreat, that moved people in a powerful way.  Folks up in Ketchikan wanted to be included.  They wanted their own version...

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Tags: cursillo, ecumenical, ministry