Bringing people together: St. Martin de Porres Parish dedicates new church

PROSPER — Doug and Kristina Haeussler are looking forward to Midnight Mass with an added measure of anticipation and enthusiasm. For the first time since moving to Prosper six years ago, the couple and their three girls won’t have to view the Christmas liturgy from a packed school hallway.

Fourth-graders bring Christmas spirit to Sisters of Saint Mary of Namur

FORT WORTH — It’s been many years since the religious sisters at Our Lady of Victory Center in Fort Worth have been in elementary school — the eldest is 95.

Whitehead promoted to director of faith formation

FORT WORTH — Jason Whitehead is taking his passion for helping people to a new direction. The former assistant director of evangelization and catechesis for the Diocese of Fort Worth was promoted to director of faith formation. Under this role, Whitehead is leading Children’s Catechesis, working in the areas of evangelization, RCIA, and adult faith formation and assuming the role of Special Religious Education coordinator.