reflections, updates and homilies from Deacon Mike Talbot inspired by the following words from my ordination: Receive the Gospel of Christ whose herald you have become. Believe what you read, teach what you believe and practice what you teach...
Monday, August 15, 2016
Continued prayers and help for Louisiana
The morning dawns for thousands of Louisiana citizens still underwater or preparing to salvage belongings from flooded homes. Businesses, churches and schools are devastated. And this is a wide swath of land, from the Hammond area on the Northshore of New Orleans, west to Baton Rouge, Lafayette and beyond.
This exit 10 off I-12 is one I've driven past many, many times in my life. The bank I work for has a branch just yards away from exit 10.