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Here I am Lord Broken

Here I am, Lord…Broken

by: guestWho knew that these weekly visits would become my number one most important survival tool? It was as if Jesus timed my discoveryRead more »

What are you willing to do about it

What are you willing to do about it?

by: guestBut…at some point, we have to muster up the resolve (through prayer or action) to make changes for the better. Even if theyRead more »

That Ache in my Heart when He's Away

That Ache in my Heart when He’s Away

by: guestThis life we chose to live, the Army life, can be hard, lonely, stressful and difficult, with long days and even longer monthsRead 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 »

Intersection of Faith and Mental Illness

Intersection of Faith and Mental Illness

by: guestIn my mental health talks to youth groups, I share how there are two parallel lines running through my life. As my spiritualRead more »

REVIEW The Island of Two Trees

REVIEW: The Island of Two Trees

by: guestThe Island of Two Trees is a story born through the authors creative play with his children, and based off of an actual modelRead more »

Unless He's Addicted

…Unless He’s Addicted

by: guestI yelled at God. I prayed that he let me die. Then I prayed that he make my husband die. God clearly did not want my husband toRead more »

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Our Children are Leaving the Church. Here’s What We Can Do About It

by: guestDon’t most Catholic children live in Catholic homes with Catholic parents? Shouldn’t that be enough? If we want our kids toRead more »

RezodelNino

Rezo del Niño

by: guestHoy en día cuesta mucho encontrar familias que quieran preservar estas tradiciones pero para nosotros es parte fundamental deRead more »

NavigatingMarriageAtItsWorst

Navigating Marriage at its Worst

by: guestHow had we gotten to where we were? Why did two people so in love fall so far apart? And the love we once had for each other wasRead more »

True Love Wins

This post is a part of our Real and Raw series.   Aunt #1: “I heard they chose green and lavender as their colors.” Aunt #2: “WhereRead more »

If Only I Hadn’t _________

by: guest“If only I hadn’t _____.”  How many of us have said that – days, months, years, decades, after?  Remorse, guilt, shame,Read more »

MyChildStruggleswithMentalIllness

My Child Struggles with Mental Illness

Welcome to this installment in the series Real and Raw – Soul-Stirring Stories, a series focused on taking a candid look at theRead more »

We Are the Warriors Reflections on Anxiety

We Are the Warriors: Reflections on Anxiety

Welcome to this installment in the series Real and Raw – Soul-Stirring Stories, a series focused on taking a candid look atRead more »

When They Leave the Faith

When They Leave the Faith

by: guestHave your adult children stopped practicing the Catholic Faith? This story will hit close to home. Journey with our author as sheRead more »

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