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Trusting in God’s Promises: One Momma’s Letter to You

Losing a baby is no doubt one of the most difficult things a parent can go through. It is wrought with pain, sadness, grief, and suffering.Read more »

Baby Louie: A Tale of Faith, Hope, and Love

“I am so sorry, but your son has a lethal form of skeletal dysplasia. His limbs are very short and his chest cavity is very, very small. HeRead more »

A Place Set Apart for Love

For the last 4 years, my family and I have driven across the country (23 hours) to attend a week long family camp at Catholic FamilylandRead more »

Where do we look for love in our lives?

Where do we look for love in our lives? It is the basis of a question that goes far beyond the surface of our understanding of ourselvesRead more »

The Significance of Hope

A friend of mine who is involved with Youth Ministry mentioned to me once that a lesson for the teens at our parish touched on the topic ofRead more »

Frances Raphael: Helping People Love Better

Today we share with our readers a letter written from a mom to her unborn daughter. Our friend Shannon H. is a homeschooling mom to fourRead more »

Respect Within the Family

What is respect? Respect is defined as “a feeling of admiring someone or something that is good, valuable, important” and alsoRead more »

How to Avoid Heartache in Dating

The Importance of Emotional Chastity in the Dating Process In my first article, Dating with Purpose, I provided the big picture of howRead more »

Dating with Purpose

What is the Goal of Dating? Most of us have grown up with dating being a part of our lives or a part of the lives of people we know andRead more »

“The Catholic Church is Irrelevant to Today’s Youth”– a young woman’s perspective

This post is part of our Little Sistas series, in which we showcase writing by talented young ladies who love the Faith. “The CatholicRead more »

REVIEW: Gimme Shelter

I’m a picky movie goer: I don’t want to fork over cash to support movies that worship the gimmie (non)culture. I  I found outRead more »

7 Quick Takes Friday, No. 23

Every so often we like to interview our Ink Slingers to provide you, our readers, a little insight into who we are. This time we are goingRead more »

4 Reasons Getting Married and Starting a Family at Age 21 Was a Great Decision

My wife and I married the summer before our senior year of college and conceived a child just a few weeks later. On purpose. And it was oneRead more »

Swing Dancing until 4 AM

A family that plays together… has a lot of fun.  Remember when your kids were young, under age six or so?  Did you play with them, readRead more »

BLOG TOUR: What’s On Your Nightstand? Women’s Fiction for the Catholic Girl

It’s not always easy, finding a book to read that doesn’t insult either our intelligence or our moral standards.  I write that with equalRead more »

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