January 2019

The Okafor Family

Congratulations to our January family of the month: Brother Chris Okafor, his wife Dorothy and their family. Brother Chris and his family are regular supporter of both Knights and parish events. Brother Chris has also been a long time usher, lector and has also begun serving as an Extraordinary Minister. Congrats to the Okafor Family.

December 2018

Stephen HIll and Family

Congratulations to our December Family of the Mont: Stephen Hill, his wife Shannon and children AJ and Cilia. Stephen was assigned to our council earlier this year as our Field Agent, but in addition to immediately engaging with several members of our council, he attended our Parish Picnic, supported our Green Egg Fundraiser (which raised money for our parish's playground equipment) and participated in our recent 1st degrees and Business meetings. He is a dedicated family man who is an excellent example of a servant of our Lord. Congrats to Stephen and his Family!

November 2018


Congratulations to our November Family of the Month, Brother Mathew Krull. Matt and his wife, Kate, have one child and are active members of our parish. He has served as the President of the Douglas County Bar, the Douglas County Solicitor General and
and as well as a board member of The SHARE House. He and his family have regularly supported our Knights and parish events. Congratulations Brother Matthew and your beautiful family.

October 2018

The Leiva Family

Congratulations to our October Family of the Month, Brother Henry Leiva and Family.
Henry, his wife Lucy and their children are very active members of St. Theresa's. Henry and Lucy participate as sponsors for our RCIA classes. Anthony and Samantha are altar servers. We are blessed to have them in our parish community.

September 2018

Dominic Snyder and Family

Dominic has been a longtime member of St. Theresa's having grown up in the parish and was an active Squire, Scout, and altar server as well as being very active in our youth programs. Dominic now has a family of his own and he and Alexis regularly attend Mass with their sons John Gabriel and Peter (Alexis not pictured here, as she was just finishing up from a shift at work). They are classic examples of a Christian family. They have also been selected as one of our state representatives for Family of the Month. Congratulations to the Snyder Family!

August 2018

The Carlson Family

Congratulations to Bro Chris Carlson and his family on being chosen as our August Family of the Month. Chris, his wife Edie and their rather large family (height and volume) family are long time members of St. Theresa and and spend a great deal of time serving in many capacities: Parish School of Religion (PSR instructors, Confirmation sponsors, altar servers, Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion and regular supporters of the various Pro-Life activities. They are the epitome of what Our Lord asks of a Catholic Family!

July 2018

Taylor Family

Congratulations to our July Family of the Month, The Taylor Family. Carl, Angela and their daughter Erika have been staples in the St. Theresa Parish community; be it Lectoring, serving as Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion, Prison Ministry, PSR Instructor; you name it, they are fully immersed in serving our parish and Our Lord. Carl is also studying in Formation for the Permanent Diaconate in Atlanta. We thank you Carl, Angela and Erika for your dedication to our council and parish family.

June 2018

Deacon Israel Melara and Family

Congratualtions to Deacon Israel Melara and his family who were chosen as our June Family of the Month. Deacon Israel and his family work tirelessly in the St. Theresa community to assure that we as parishioners can worship, socialize and be all that Our Lord intends for us to be as a family. Thank you Deacon Israel and your beautiful family!

May 2018

The Virgil Family

Congratulations to our Family of the Month, the Virgil Family. Khirri Virgil, who is our current Deputy Grand Knight and Youth Director and his wife Jessica CM Virgil are staples in the St. Theresa family. They both teach in the PSR, including the Parent and Confirmation classes and are both Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion and part of our Discipleship Council. Jessica is also a Lector. Through God's grace, they also recently welcomed Baby Avery to complete what was already a beautiful family. We thank you for all you do for the Knights, for St. Theresa and for our community!

April 2018

Vince and Sandra Mackey

Congrats to our Family of the Month, Vince and Sandra Mackey. They transferred to St. Theresa several months ago and have jumped right in with our events/projects; including being one of our dedicated volunteers at the recent Lenten Fish Fry. Thanks you Vince and Sandra!

March 2018

The Cabanas Family

Congratulations to our March Family of the Month, Eugenio Cabanas and his Family. They have been participating regularly in our weekly Lenten Fish Frys this year and staying afterwards to assist in cleanup and table/chair breakdown. Eugenio also donated a cleaning service from his local business to be raffled off and the money will be used to benefit the parish building fund. Congratulations and thank you to the Cabanas Family!

February 2018

The Mulcare Family

Congratulations also to our February Family of the month, Bro Mike Mulcare and his lovely wife Peggy. They have been long time supporters of our parish and community. Mike has served as the Douglas County District 3 Commissioner for the last several years. Among his many accomplishments is the building/opening of the new Douglas County Animal Shelter. Thank you Mike and Peggy!!

January 2018

The Foran Family

Bob, John and their families are very dedicated supporters and contributors at ST. Theresa, including a recent project, where Bob, John & Tucker Foran (also a brother Knight) constructed a wheelchair ramp for a recently disabled parishioner, Antonio Jeffries. Congratulations and thank you for all your fine work!

December 2017

The Holmes family

Congratulations to our December Family of the Month: Andy, Samantha (Sam) and their two boys Andrew and Luke. They are avid supporters of St. Theresa and Andy is both the Co-Leader of our Squires Circle, as well as a Scout Leader for the Cub & Boy Scouts @ St. Theresa. Andy & Sam also celebrated their 20th Anniversary earlier this year. Thank you both for all you do!

November 2017

Brillhart Family

Congratulations to the Brillhart Family, our November family of the month. Darcy and Mellisa are both involved in various ministries in the parish and Darcy is currently the chairperson of the Discipleship council.

October 2017

Umphress Family

Congratulations to our October Family of the Month, Warren and Anna Umphress. They both are Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion, participate in ARISE and Anna is the Coordinator/Instructor/Facilitator of St. Theresa's R.C.I.A. Program.

September 2017

The Kochan Family

Congratulations to our Family of the Month, Bro Dan Kochan and Family