Looking to Sunday is produced thanks to the time and talent of the individuals listed below.  But most of all is produced thanks to the inspiration and guidance of the Holy Spirit.

  • Father Tom Iwanowski

    Father Tom Iwanowski is the author of Looking to Sunday®. He is a Roman Catholic priest, ordained in 1975.  He has served in various parishes in the Archdiocese of Newark and is a former Director of the Office of Divine Worship. He has a Masters Degree in Scriptural Studies and is a former Adjunct Professor of Homiletics.

    He has written many articles dealing with liturgy and parish life and coauthored four books of Lenten Reflections published by Ave Maria Press.  He is a popular speaker and workshop presenter.

  • Mr. Heath Winborn

    Heath Winborn is responsible for the design and appearance of Looking to Sunday®. He is the Associate Director of Facilities at Kellogg Global Hub at the Kellogg School of Management located at Northwestern University.

    He previously served as the Director of Operations at three Catholic Parishes and also was employed at the Guggenheim Museum in New York as an Assistant Theater Director and Design Technician.


  • Mrs. Diane Hellriegel

    Diane Hellriegel is the editor of Looking to Sunday. She is a former editor for a major publishing company as well as a published author of books for teachers and children.


    She spent fourteen years teaching religion to children in grades K-8 and is currently the Director of Communications for Saint Joseph Roman Catholic Parish serving Oradell and New Milford, NJ. There she is responsible for creating the weekly parish bulletin and the school email newsletter.


  • Mr. Michael Rivera

    Michael Rivera is the Webmaster for Looking to Sunday ®. Michael is the Director of Music Ministries at Our Lady of Mercy Church in Jersey City where he directs and conducts the Adult and Treble Choirs. Michael is also a Music Teacher in the New Jersey Public School System. 

    He is a Member of the National Association of Pastoral Musicians and is a certified NPM Cantor.

    He holds a Bachelor of Arts in English and a Master of Arts in Teaching with a Concentration in Music Education degrees, both from Montclair State University. In his Graduate Studies, he studied voice with George Spitzer. 

    Michael has been a Cantor, Organist, and Pianist within the Archdiocese of Newark and the surrounding dioceses since 2010. Michael has had the honor of performing in choirs that have sung at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, New York City Center, and in 2015 at the Auditorium di Santo Stefano al Ponte in Florence, Italy.

    Social Media (Instagram @mikerivera_93) 

  • Mr. Liam Barredo

    Liam Barredo is the Director of Social Media for Looking to Sunday®. Liam is a vocalist with a degree in Music Business with a concentration in Classical Voice & Popular Music from New Jersey City University,  studying under industry professionals Dr. Donna Connolly, Dr. Linda Carol, & Mr.  Andrew Schwartz. Liam has been a Cantor/Song Leader/Worship Leader for the past 10 years. Currently he is a cantor at Our Lady of Mercy Church in Jersey City, NJ. He is a member of the National Pastoral Musicians and is a certified NPM cantor.

    Liam is also a recording artist in the R&B/Jazz/Gospel/Inspirational genre's.  In the past he has performed at the famed "Newark Symphony Hall" on the same bill with Grammy Nominated/Stellar Award Winner Gospel Music Star Kierra Sheard. Some of Liam's works can be heard on Pop EP entitled "Out of This World"  found on Apple Music, Spotify, SoundCloud, and Tidal. You can also follow him on all Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Youtube) @MrLiamBarredo.  His mission statement is "Using my Art to Inspire, Educate, & Heal the World" 

  • Mr. John Pio Balingit

    John P Balingit is the Associate Director of Social Media for Looking to Sunday.® John holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Commerce with a major in Computer Science Informational System. He currently works as a Bankruptcy and Accounting Analyst in Jersey City, NJ.

    He also studied vocal performance from Julliard School where he received most of his formal training in music theory, vocal technique and performance, classical singing and acting.

    Currently he is a Cantor at his home Parish of Our Lady of Mercy in Jersey City, NJ. He is a member of the National Association of Pastoral Musicians and is a certified NPM Cantor.

    His past stage experience originating the lead role as Joseph for The Carpenter and the Christ the musical under the production with Couples for Christ. He has also performed at Carnegie Hall In NYC. Even at his young age, John can be considered a "veteran" of the local music scene in the Tri-State area, having been the lead for various artists in the past.

    He is currently one of the lead singers of Chapter 2 Band. (Facebook, Instagram, twitter) @iamjohnpio