8 Reasons to Get to Know St. Gianna by Lindsay Schlegel When I was growing up, I didn’t know anyone named Gianna. Statistics show it was something like the 900 most popular girl name in the United States in the late 1980s. Since 2006, however, the name has been in the top 100, and there’s ... Read More about 8 Reasons to Get to Know St. Gianna
Happy Birthday, Flannery! This weekend we’ll observe Palm Sunday and the beginning of Holy Week. In another year, we’d celebrate the Feast of the Annunciation on March 25 (this year it’s moved to April 9, the day following the Octave of Easter). March 25 was also Flannery O’Connor’s birthday. ... Read More about Happy Birthday, Flannery!
Imaginative Prayer Written by - Anna Bonnema Today, while walking at a hurried pace a man in front of me paused, turned around, and with kind eyes and a smile asked, “What are you looking for?” He apologized for seeming to interrupt me, but my rushed clip, and when he turned, my darting eyes ... Read More about Imaginative Prayer
Baked Beans and a Baby Written by Sarah DeArment In my last post, I wrote about my intriguing experience with choose-your-own-adventure novels. I’m still fascinated, and we are still choosing our own adventure (in the book, and in life). I received a lot of positive feedback from that post ... Read More about Baked Beans and a Baby
As a homeschooling mom of 13 children I get asked “how do you find time to…….” In this blog entry I’m going to address the issue of “how do you find time to pray?”. For as long as I’ve been a mother (26 years!) I have heard “wake up earlier than your children and you will find quiet time.”. This ... Read More about How To Find Time to Pray – From a Mom of 13!