Mercy Moments: Season Two, Episode Five

March 16, 2023

We were on time.  Being on time is not a part of our genetic make-up.  But today was special.  I sat in a far back pew with my brother and…

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Mercy Moments: Season Two, Episode Four

March 9, 2023

“Y por eso los grandes amores de muchos colores me gustan a mí.” – DE COLORES, TRADITIONAL SPANISH FOLK SONG It was “De Colores” day.  I heard the movie playing…

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Mercy Moments: Season Two, Episode Three

March 2, 2023

LISTENER ADVISORY: Before we begin, you should know that this episode mentions suicide. If you or someone you know is considering suicide, call or text 988. The Suicide and Crisis Lifeline…

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Mercy Moments: Season Two, Episode Two

February 23, 2023

Or Listen on:  BuzzSprout | Spotify | iHeart Radio | Apple Podcasts There’s a great story of St. Francis of Assisi – a story that I remember from childhood – that involves the saint speaking with a…

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Mercy Moments: Season Two, Episode One

February 21, 2023

Join Catholic Charities Family Immigration staffer and DOJ Accredited Representative, Marissa Flores Madden, for Season Two of Mercy Moments, our Lenten reflection podcast series.

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CCCNMO Columbia location temporarily CLOSED due to water damage

December 26, 2022

January 5, 2022 UPDATE: City of Refuge partners with Catholic Charitiesto provide temporary administrative “hub” amidst office closure COLUMBIA, MO. After sustaining water damage that caused the temporary closure of its…

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Catholic Charities’ Growing Together events build on Welcoming Week’s 2022 theme: Where We Belong

August 31, 2022

COLUMBIA, MO. Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri’s Refugee Services program will host a series of events in celebration of Welcoming Week, which kicks off on September 9th and…

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How the social teachings of the church help us realize our mission

August 23, 2022
Lori Stoll, Food Programs Coordinator, stands in the waiting area of the Catholic Charities Food Pantry

A staff reflection from Lori Stoll, Food Programs Coordinator When I began working at Catholic Charities in 2020 our Executive Director, Dan Lester, would often use the term ‘Catholic Social…

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The “Other Side” of Mental Wellness

August 9, 2022

Mental wellness is often associated with eliminating something we don’t want… like a disorder. But just as physical health is much more than simply not being sick, mental health is much…

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Mid-Missouri Self-Management of Blood Pressure program hosts second trainee session, expands to more sites

July 14, 2022

JEFFERSON CITY, MO. On June 30, 2022, Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNMO) hosted a second CDC-sponsored training of Healthy Heart Ambassador Facilitators for the Mid-MO Self-Management of…

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