St. Joseph Parish, Oneida

Finding Jesus

Finding Jesus

Early 20s

Posted by Carrie Smits on 3/19/19

Time went by and I didn’t think about the Church at all.  I was more concerned with my friends, having fun, college classes, and working.   I was going to school full-time, and I had a full-time job as a waitress. I was ticking off the expected “to-do” list in ... Read More »

Teen Years

Posted by Carrie Smits on 3/12/19

Fast forward a number of years and a number of moves, (Kronenwetter (other side of Schofield), Bowling Green, Ky, Antigo, Rice Lake, Wis. Rapids), which finally stopped when I was in 6th grade.  Moving was hard for me.  I was very shy, and by the time I had made friends, ... Read More »

Early Years

Posted by Carrie Smits on 3/04/19

A relationship with Jesus is not static.  It's personal and it's course is not always steady.  My hope is that this blog, Finding Jesus, will inspire you to share your story with others through comments/reflections on this website and/or in your relationships with others.  For so long, I was ... Read More »

Introduction - A Journey

Posted by Carrie Smits on 3/04/19

Hi, my name is Carrie Smits, and I work at St. Joseph Parish as the Faith Formation Administrative Assistant. I'm 56 years old and live in the Town of Lawrence with my husband, Larry.  We've been married for 24 years, 25 this year!  We have three children, a dog, ... Read More »


RSS Feed