St. Boniface Catholic Church Newsletter — August 2020

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AUGUST 2020

St. Boniface

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The St. Boniface Music Ministry: A Heartfelt Prayer Experience

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El Ministerio de Música de San Bonifacio: Una Experiencia de Oración Sincera

hough we often get involved in ministries based unque a menudo nos involucramos en minison the talents we already possess, sometimes terios basados en ​​ los talentos que ya poseestewardship happens in reverse. We see a need in the church and acquire the skills needed in order mos, a veces la administración ocurre a la inversa. to help fill it. This has been the case for longtime Vemos una necesidad en la iglesia y adquirimos parishioner Evelyn Schroeder, accompanist and las habilidades necesarias para ayudar a llenarla. music leader for St. Boniface’s 5 p.m. Saturday Este ha sido el caso de la feligrés de toda la vida Evelyn Schroeder, acompañanvigil. te y líder musical de las 5 p.m. “When our little church de San Bonifacio. Vigilia del sástarted, we didn’t have any bado. music,” Evelyn says. “I wanted “Cuando comenzó nuestra to make sure we had music and pequeña iglesia, no teníamos so I began teaching myself how música,” dice Evelyn. “Quería to play the piano. I just think asegurarme de que tuviéramos music is so important in tying música y comencé a enseñareverything together and brining me a tocar el piano. Creo que la unity to the congregation who música es muy importante para sing along. And so I wanted to unir todo y brindar unidad a la help make that possible.” Evelyn has continued Members of the Saturday 5 p.m. Mass congregación que canta. Y por to serve in this capacity for choir — (from left) Kathleen Garrison eso quería ayudar a que eso sea Topp, Melodie Garrison, Evelyn posible.” over 20 years, alongside her Schroeder, Sr. Paula Use, SJS, and Evelyn ha seguido sirviendo husband, Danny Schroeder, Danny Schroeder en esta capacidad durante más de who serves as the lead singer. She says the group has changed over the years, 20 años, junto a su esposo, Danny Schroeder, quien splitting up into smaller musical groups so as to se desempeña como cantante principal. Ella dice que

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