Food for the soul is a journey that begins from the inside out. A journey where God speaks the language of our heart. The place where our spirit, will, emotions and self-understanding converge; the very places that may be starving to be fed. … Continue readingFOOD FOR THE SOUL: Cultivating a Healthy Dependence on Food and God
Only when I came back to the Church a few years ago did I hear the phrase, “Eternal Rest grant unto them, O Lord; and, may Your Perpetual Light shine upon them.” It was a confusing prayer and I wasn’t quite sure why it was used. However, in the past few years, I have learned a little more about the teaching of the Church, and spent time pondering this short prayer. … Continue readingGod’s Final Act of Mercy: A Reminder to Remember the Faithful Departed This November
I was recently asked if I would like to review the website Catholic Brain. Intrigued by the name, and even more intrigued by the site itself, I readily agreed. I was given a user name and password and was encouraged to dig around as much … Continue readingCatholic Brain: Learn It. Know It. Live It.
Well, it’s here again. That wonderful season where bathing beauties fill the covers of our favorite magazines announcing the latest and greatest styles for summer swimwear and apparel. Are you excited? Yeah, me neither!! I know there’s a greater announcement that God wants me to … Continue readingSwimsuits and Son Bathing
Thou Shalt NOT… As a youth minister, I can tell you that nothing is quite as tough as teaching the Ten Commandments. A lot of the youth have it about half-memorized, and because of that they think they know it all. It’s a bunch … Continue readingThe Ten Invitations