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Author Archives: Allison Gingras

Allison Gingras shares the beauty of the Catholic Faith with honesty, laughter, and relatable examples from everyday, ordinary life. Discover how on her website: She has created the Stay Connected Journals for Catholic Women (Gracewatch.Media), which includes her book, The Gift of Invitation: 7 Ways Jesus Invites Us into a Life of Grace. Her podcast A Seeking Heart with Allison Gingras distributed through She is blessed to facilitate the virtual vineyard for WINE: Women in the New Evangelization. Allison offers retreats and inspirational talks on Grace, Trusting vs Worrying, Forgiveness, and Faith in the Everyday!

The Value of Novenas [and Remembering to Actually Pray Them]

The Value of a Gift  Prayer is a powerful gift. Perhaps you have not thought of prayer in terms of a gift. The interesting thing aboutRead more »

The Holy Souls Need Your Prayers

The Catholic Church teaches after death; the holy souls can no longer earn merit through prayer or good works; therefore, they cannotRead more »

Happy New, New Year: Trying an Autumn Reset

My resolutions were carefully written down, organized by theme, and numbered by the order in which I would tackle each. Now that I thinkRead more »

Lessons in Generosity

Jesus teaches, “It is more blessed to give than to receive” (Acts 20:35). One of my life goals is to be generous to a fault. MyRead more »

The Triduum for the Win

I have vague recollections of frozen fish sticks on Fridays and at least one failed attempts to give up candy for Lent, and the rice bowlsRead more »

A Modern Day Miracle

Faith’s back curved looked like a slithering snake, 50 degrees, then 48 degrees, and ending with another 28-degree curve.  She was facing aRead more »

What is Your Plan for Lent?

While it may seem a little early to be thinking about Lent, this important season in the Church will be here before we know it.  TheRead more »

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