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It Wasn’t a Coincidence

We had been praying fervently for three years to conceive a child. Throughout that time we lived through the stages of infertility: denial,Read more »

IVF Hurts People with Disabilities

IVF Hurts People with Disabilities

by: Sarah Bailey“Since prenatal screening tests were introduced in Iceland in the early 2000s, the vast majority of women — close toRead more »

The Best Dang Road Trippin' Van and Essential Travel Hacks

The Best Dang Road Trippin’ Van & Essential Travel Hacks

by: Martina KreitzerSpanning nearly three decades, we have made the trek to NoVA many a time in a Sentra, a Trooper, a Santa Fe, and YukonRead more »

Going Deeper

Going Deeper

by: Michelle HamelEven though the rich young man went away sorrowful, he had a choice of what to do with that encounter with God. AboutRead more »

Of Note-July 2019

by: Maurisa MayerleWe’ve had swimming lessons, baseball, picnics, and are planning at least 3 summer get-aways. Let’s take aRead more »

Dark Knight

Dark Night

by: Lynette BryantMention the words “dark night” in conversation today and most likely one’s first reaction will be toRead more »

Crisis of Faith

Crisis of Faith

by: Krista SteeleI’m struggling with my relationship with the Church and have stopped attending Mass since October. About KristaRead more »

Lessons in Generosity

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 »

Homecoming Day: The Long-Awaited Reward After a 7 Month Deployment

by: Devon WattamI tried to imagine watching everything my boys did through Ben’s eyes, and suddenly the sting of deployment washed away.Read more »

Listen Up! Catholic Podcasts

Podcasting has been around for 15 years and I have just recently discovered some of the rich Catholic content the platform has to offer.Read more »

Loss and Legacy

Loss and Legacy

by: Alyssa AzulThrough death I begin to understand what it means to honour someone else’s legacy. Oxford dictionary tells us that a legacyRead more »

How Not To Martha Up Your Life

How (Not) To Martha Up Your Life

by: Antonia GoddardI knew God was right, I needed to slow down, to listen to His word, to do what he wanted for me and stop worrying aboutRead more »

Nourish My Body, Nourish My Soul

Nourish My Body, Nourish My Soul

Although what we eat plays an important part in nourishing our body, where we eat and with whom we eat nourishes our soul.  ThisRead more »

The Addiction that Slowly Kills Families

The Addiction that Slowly Kills Families

by: Martina KreitzerBoys whose fathers are addicted are more likely to display aggressive behavior than fathers who are notRead more »

Seven Things Catholics Can Learn from Pride

Seven Things Catholics Can Learn from Pride

Note: This is not an article about what the Church teaches about homosexuality or gay marriage.  I’m just focusing on take-awaysRead more »

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