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Lead Me: Letting Go and Letting God

When we do not habitually communicate with one another our friendship changes, our intimacy dwindles. We intentionally make time to connectRead more »

What if it Didn’t Have to be so Hard?

I had some friends telling me my place was at home, and at home is where I should stay. And then I had some friends saying I could have itRead more »

It Had to Start Somewhere

If you’re like me and you’ve stared down the barrel of years’ worth of bad habits, now is a good time to look back andRead more »

Losing Your Marble

Why are we so afraid to be ourselves? Post-secondary students, I’m looking at you. Ironic how in a place where our ambitions areRead more »

A Mom’s Reflections on the Final Four

In all the years I’ve not-so-graciously watched basketball, football, and soccer, I haven’t learned much. My interest lies primarily in theRead more »

Raising Role Models

All women are born with one natural female role model: their mother. A loving mother will teach them about all the other amazing heroinesRead more »

Food For The Soul: God’s Plan For Structure

Some call it discipline, others control, but mastering techniques for healthier habits takes more than our own strength.  Jesus’ act ofRead more »

I Am Love and Mercy Itself

He didn’t leave me there because I needed Him.  Despite all I had been learning and doing to promote the message of His Mercy, there wereRead more »

If Dogs Could Talk

I love being alone with nature. And when I say “nature,” I mean that in the loosest of terms. With two young kids at home, getting out inRead more »

Too Much Information: The Race to Learn the Faith

We do need to know about our faith in order to live it and spread it. It’s a great idea to devote some time each week for that purpose–Read more »

REVIEW: Elegant and Modern Stele Golden Crucifix

I was intrigued. I was intrigued because I am a huge fan of high quality religious products to begin with, having had to replace many itemsRead more »

Loving My Husband

Welcome to the next installment of The Ask – a series devoted to taking your questions rooted in Catholic living and providing solid,Read more »

The Art of Letting Go

I find myself frequently bringing my feelings of fear and sadness to God over this process of letting go. I know that He will give meRead more »

When Healing Hurts: How I Almost Lost My Faith.

I rejoice in a God who loves me. God humbles and challenges me through unanswered prayers for miraculous healing. Yet despite the lack ofRead more »

She Wasn’t Invisible

It has been said the eyes are the windows to the soul. I only held her gaze for less than a minute, but the look in her eyes could haveRead more »

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