When Father Harry Bielewicz learned that the Diocese of Pittsburgh was launching a historic initiative to grow the Church Alive, he looked beyond the walls of his three Butler churches and into the faces of the faithful and others in need.
Growing up in a small, working class family, Stephen Pergantis thought he had his future mapped out. He was going to become a physician and had accepted a full-ride scholarship to college. He planned to play basketball, and was dating a young woman. Then the Holy Spirit intervened.