robed minister standing with family of four and their dog

BLESS THE PETS

Coinciding with the celebration of St. Francis, the patron saint of animals, pets were blessed last Sunday at St. Nicholas United Methodist Church. At left, Rev. Dr. Peter Michael Preble with the Hennessy family, Cordelia, young Richard, mom Heidi, dad Richard, their dog Tilly, and dwarf hamster Scout. At right, Rev. Preble gets to know…