May 2014

Archives for May 2014.

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A new goal

Former soccer standout scores goal of priesthood by Joe Bollig joe.bollig@theleaven.org KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Robert Zarse used to tell his sons that the greatest gift God could give them was a call to the…
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‘Still on the journey’

Vocation came from owning the faith by Joe Bollig joe.bollig@theleaven.org KANSAS CITY, Kan. — If seminaries had football programs, Deacon Adam Wilczak might have become a priest sooner. It was while volunteering at a Catholic…
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Celebrating a century

by Joe Bollig joe.bollig@theleaven.org WATHENA — The celebration of the 100th anniversary of St. Joseph Church here was every bit as special as the dedication liturgy on April 14, 1914 — but not as long.…
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Community effort well-played

by Jessica Langdon jessica.langdon@theleaven.org KANSAS CITY, Kan. — The first kindergartners Janet Schlake taught at Our Lady of Unity School here are now finishing seventh grade — but they’re not too old to appreciate a…

Service with a smile

St. Michael students put muscle behind their motto — ‘Go forth to serve’ by Jessica Langdon jessica.langdon@theleaven.org LEAWOOD — It doesn’t take fancy math for students at St. Michael the Archangel School here to figure…