The Call of Baptism:
"Christ the Lord, high priest taken from among men, made the new people a kingdom of priests to God his Father. The baptized, by regeneration and the anointing of the Holy Spirit, are consecrated to be a spiritual house and a holy priesthood."
Vatican Council II: Dogmatic Constitution on the Church, #10.
The Call to Be Church:
"Hence, the universal Church is seen to be a 'people brought into unity from the unity of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit.'"
Vatican Council II: Dogmatic Constitution on the Church, #4 (quoting St Cyprian)
Parish Mission Statement:
Holy Family Catholic Church is a Spirit-guided community of believers from diverse backgrounds in a broad geographic rural area.
As a Catholic Christian family, we are devoted with one accord to the spread of the Word of God and to the service of his people.
Strengthened by our spirituality, talents, and resources, we are visibly united and committed. Filled with faith and nourished by an abundant sacramental life, we seek to follow "the Way, the Truth, and the Life" as declared by Christ Jesus until we join him in the eternal and glorious Kingdom of God.