June 8, 2020

Congratulations to our Graduates!

We are so proud of all of our graduates from Annunciation School!  Congratulations to our students completing Pre-K and Kindergarten who are moving up to Kindergarten and 1st Grade!  Special congratulations to our 8th Graders who have handled the changes to their final months at Annunciation so well.  Please join us in wishing them all the best as they move on to high school!
June 5, 2020

Letter From the Pastor – June 7, 2020

I think that sometimes the word “sin” slips through our mind as though it pertains merely to religion and nothing else.  Sin is not some abstraction that the church has dreamed up as an excuse for her own existence, far from it.  Multitudes of people who know little and care less about the Church and her message are firm believers in the  reality of sin.  Why is it that government at every level spends millions of dollars to maintain police forces, jails, prisons and courts of law?  The basic reason is sin.  Why is it that automobile manufacturers equip their […]
May 29, 2020

Letter From the Pastor – May 31, 2020

Today is Pentecost Sunday and there is much for us to meditate on.  But I would like to share with you a dimension of Pentecost that we seldom consider.  In a matter of seven weeks, those first followers of Jesus conquered the fear that had put them in prison and walked bravely out to face the world.  How did they do that?  We all would do well to learn from their experience. First, whenever life becomes threatening and fear closes in, we can look for the challenge instead of the fright.  Do you suppose Jesus was afraid that night when […]
May 22, 2020

Letter From the Pastor – May 24, 2020

It seems that the rearing of children calls for many strong and resilient traits of character, but probably none is so necessary as the patience of love.  Talk to the parents of a confused and defiant teenager.  Many of them could tell you a story that would simultaneously boil your blood and break your heart.  The story has numerous variations, but the plot is essentially the same.  A child is born, and in one of those beautiful mysteries of life, a father and mother fall instantaneously and forever in love with that baby.  Joyfully, they take up the task of […]
May 19, 2020

Memorial Day Parade – May 25

  Virtual Ceremony & Veteran Convoy – Monday, May 25 starting at 10:30am Sponsored by the American Legion Ernest Pasqua Post #1506   While this Memorial Day is different, our Commitment remains true. — Crestwood’s long-held tradition of honoring Memorial Day cannot be broken and will remain true during this unique time in history. All are invited to watch online; the link will be available from the Post’s website.  https://ernestpasquapost1506.wixsite.com/crestwood   After the ceremony concludes at 11am, a veteran convoy will assemble at the normal starting point (St. Eleonora’s Lane) and make its way through the Crestwood neighborhood of Yonkers. Neighbors can view […]