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A Valentine’s Day Love Story: Shawn Riney

  Shawn Riney is not your typical lover.  He is cross-eyed, mumbles, cleans lunch trays at the local Catholic High School, and has 47 chromosomes - one extra.  Shawn has Down Syndrome. Shawn Riney is 41, has three sisters and one brother, and is the son of Moggie and Frank Riney.  Shawn lives in Owensboro, Kentucky.  He has his high school diploma but will never be able to live on his own. On the other side of Owensboro lives Amy Payne with her [...]

By |February 13th, 2014|Lolek, Video|23 Comments

All About Love

  You probably think that I am going to write about Valentine's Day, which is coming up this week. You might be expecting flowers, candy, a sweet card or a special gift from your significant other, or  you might anticipate receiving a special Valentine's Day message from your children or grandchildren, or it could be a day when you might think about how you are touched by love in your life from all those around you.  I prefer to think of Valentine's Day as a [...]

By |February 11th, 2014|Featured Image, In Production|3 Comments

Fr. Josh and Lolek Productions Complete 2 Year International Video Project in Guatemala

Made for Love - Cipriana Cuc - icon Project   Made for Love is the story of the joys and struggles of Catholic, Mayan Indian named Cipriana Az Cuc Menchú living deep in the country of Guatemala.  Beautiful vistas, amazing craftsmanship, contagious joy, deep sorrow, and even deeper faith are the threads in the life of this family of weavers. Cipriana Az Cuc Menchú It starts with thread from the crowded marketplace.  Then the threads are spun into groups which are then wrapped [...]

By |January 6th, 2014|Lolek|0 Comments

Digital Stained Glass

  Stained Glass is beautiful, it tells a story, and it directs the soul to the divine.  But if you were to ask Br. Martin at St. Meinrad Abbey in Southern Indiana, it is not easy to create.  But since beauty, stories, and soul direction are no less needed, new methods are needed.  Enter - the video camera. The work done at Lolek Productions is critical to the New Evangelization in the Americas.  Not only for the work proper to this small, energetic group of [...]

By |December 30th, 2013|Lolek|2 Comments