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On my knees

Do you ever feel like God is testing your faith? I know God doesn’t test us, but there are times when I feel so strong in my faith thatRead more »

Hangin’ with the original Catholic Sistas

Sometimes ya just gotta get creative to catch all the sisters in a photo! If you’ve ever read Jen Fulwiler’s Conversion Diary,Read more »

I Make People Uncomfortable

How’s that for the title of a post? The thing is, it’s true. I make people feel very uncomfortable because they don’t know quite “what”Read more »

Prayer on Autopilot?

One afternoon in February of this year, I left work to go to an ultrasound appointment.  Little did I know that day that it would be myRead more »

When Precious Blood is Spilled

This past Sunday, I attended Mass with my husband and 3-month old daughter as usual. And as usual, there were the reverent and irreverentRead more »

Fair isn’t always Equal

Before I became a stay-at-home mom, I was a middle school teacher.  At the beginning of every year, as we went through teacher training,Read more »

Prayer Changes Things

Last week was a long week.  On Monday my oldest son had ear surgery, my second son left our homeschool for Catholic schools, my mother inRead more »

Jesus loves the little children

* * * But Jesus said, “Let the children come to me, and do not prevent them; for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.” MatthewRead more »

Splendid Sundays

Did you know every three years we read nearly the entire Bible through Mass? As part of our blogging schedule, we have agreed as a groupRead more »

MWAH!

I could not think of any sweeter way to acknowledge you all, our readers, in the success of our new blog than a simple…   IfRead more »

Commanded to Love Mary

As Catholics, we wholly love our triune God, the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit.  Every day  we attend mass we literally sit at theRead more »

Mars, Venus, and… jackhammers.

I’ll be honest – I’ve never blogged before.   I’m not much of  a writer, in fact the entire act of writingRead more »

Here I Am Lord, Send Me…As Long As It’s Where I Want to Go

“There is an appointed time for everything, and a time for every affair under the heavens.”  Ecclesiastes 3:1 The start of aRead more »

Everything for the love of Him

How can I cultivate my relationship with God more? That thought runs through my mind frequently- usually when I crash on the couch after aRead more »

Mercy and Justice -or- My Perfect Confession

+JMJ+ I’m Catholic and have been since birth.  My faith has always been part of the definition of me.  That being said, in May 2010Read more »