‘Take, eat; this is my body’ Mt 26:26
Fr. Dave Tomaszycki is a huge Bishop Fulton Sheen fan and is working on a project to put Bishops Sheens manuscripts on the demonic into a book. Bradn and Jesi Smith share their experience of having a child with Trisomy 18. Fr. Patrick Gonyeau dives in the 12 promises Jesus made to St. Margaret Mary Alocoque.
Fr. Dave Tomaszycki
Fr. Dave was born in Detroit, but originally hailed from St. Clair County, where he grew up for nine years outside of Marysville, and then 13 years outside of Marine City. Since 1990, his family have been parishioners at Immaculate Conception in Anchorville. He heard the Lord’s call at nine years old. At 22 years old he went down to Ave Maria University in Florida. During his first year at Ave Maria, he met the Lord, discovered His love, and fell in love with the idea of being a priest. Immediately after graduating from Ave Maria in 2010, Fr. Dave applied to seminary in the Archdiocese of Detroit and was accepted. On May 14, 2016, he was ordained a priest. His first assignment as a priest was at St. Linus in Dearborn Heights, for just the summer of 2016. He then returned to school for one more year of studies. In 2017, upon the completion of those studies, Fr. Dave was assigned to Our Lady of Good Counsel in Plymouth. In July of 2020, Fr. Dave was assigned to Our Lady of Sorrows. On July 1, 2021 is will start his new assignment as Secretary to Archbishop Vigeneron
Brad and Jesi Smith
Brad Smith is the Development Coordinator for Right to Life of Michigan
Brad and Jesi Smith are married and have 5 children. Their youngest daughter Faith was born with Trisomy 18, a genetic anomaly that is labeled as “Incompatible with Life” or a “Fatal Fetal Anomaly” by the medical community. After their experience seeing the eugenics and death culture up close, Brad and Jesi began to speak and share their story. Brad was moved to get more directly involved in the battle to defend life and now works for Right to Life of Michigan.
Fr. Patrick Gonyeau
Administrator Corpus Christi Catholic Church, Detroit & Associate Instructor with Encounter Ministries
Fr. Patrick Gonyeau is a priest from Detroit who is on fire. After four years of priesthood, he experienced a breakthrough surge of stunning healings in ministry that changed his life, convincing him that Jesus loves to give his disciples power to share the gospel and power to heal (Mark 16:18). He carries an infectious joy, inspiring faith, a passion for healing and a unique grace to equip and activate believers into the healing ministry of Jesus.