Selected homilies, presentations, and talks of Fr. Christopher Stanish, Pastor of St. Teresa of Avila in Valparaiso, Indiana.
Relive Your Baptism
On this Feast of the Baptism of the Lord, Fr. Chris Stanish leads the congregation through a short meditation in order to give an opportunity for them to relive the graces and healing of their baptism.
To Ponder it All
On this Feast of the Epiphany, Deacon Bob Marben discusses how we need to be like Mary and the Magi who encounter Jesus and ponder all these things in our heart.
Family Life is Messy
On this Feast of the Holy Family, Fr. Chris Stanish discusses how family life is messy, but allows us to share in the joys and sorrows of those around us.
On this Solemnity of Christmas, Fr. Chris Stanish discusses the innkeeper and whether there is room in our own heart for God to write His story.
Lesson from a Lighthouse
On this 4th Sunday of Advent, Fr. Chris Stanish discusses how the Blessed Mother's humility is the key to her sanctity.
The Only Gift Worthwhile
On this 3rd Sunday of Advent, Deacon Bob Marben discusses how our identity is rooted in the gift of Jesus Christ.