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Channeling Jesus on Aisle 5

It’s rare these days that I have all my children with me when I go anywhere other than church but there once was a time, before I had anyRead more »

The Fountain of Youth

The Fountain of Youth is a spring that is rumored to bring everlasting youth and/or life to those who bathe in or drink from its waters. Read more »

How Does the Birth Control Pill Work?

When I was nineteen I saw my doctor regarding ongoing medical problems with my menstrual cycle during that visit my doctor prescribed anRead more »

Physician Healed: One Doctor’s Conversion to NFP

Conversion stories have always been considered the realm of RCIA—how did someone come to yearn to “come home” to Rome? What person, whatRead more »

NFP – Long Term Promises

Growing up Catholic means NFP was a familiar word to me. As I entered my teen and college years, I was aware of its existence, but that wasRead more »

Fireweed Children and NFP

Children are flowers for mothers to tend. My sweet garden grows astringent yarrow, cheerful fuschia, ubiquitous dandelion, delicateRead more »

Why Illegal Abortion Was Actually Safer for Women

This past week, Texas made history by banning abortions after 20 weeks gestation. Planned Parenthood and other abortion supportersRead more »

THE LATEST IN AUSTIN: Why Catholic Women Could Be Considered Men

In the few days of going down to the Capitol in Austin, Texas, I have seen a lot that demands us as Catholics to continue praying. Hard.Read more »

Mothers Matter

I do not live in Texas, but I am keeping up with the recent events unfolding in the Texas Legislature.  I have listened to the arguments onRead more »

VIDEO: The Mob in the Rotunda of the Capitol – Austin, Texas

Someone who was down in the rotunda on Tuesday, June 25 as Wendy Davis’ filibuster attempted to kill SB5 sent me this video. AtRead more »

Word-FILLED Wednesday: They Chanted HAIL SATAN

Ah, the raging liberal stereotypes were alive and well at the Capitol in Austin, Texas yesterday {and the day before} in response to theRead more »

Protect Babies and Women – Stand With Prolife Texas!

I’m not from Texas so you might be wondering why I would be all enthused about something that is happening in the Lone Star State.Read more »

Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness

As we prepare to celebrate our country’s birth and freedom it seems only fitting that we should take a hard look at our nation and what sheRead more »

Not This Family

I have listened to friends lament the hyper sexualization of our society for years.  I have seen it myself in the media, but turning the TVRead more »

Midnight Vigil for ProLife Bill in Texas

At the time I am typing these words it’s 1:20 here in W KY. Why am I still up because of something that has happened in Texas? If youRead more »