Whilst veiling is becoming an increasingly popular decision among young Catholic women, my journey to the mantilla has been far from easy. Everyone, it seems, has their own opinion on whether or not I should cover my head, what it signifies, whether it improves my relationship with God. … Continue readingFive Reasons to Wear a Veil (and Five Not to…)
The people we surround ourselves with play a huge part in helping us discern who we are in God. So when those comments come rolling in (positive or negative), we can feel confident in keeping them in perspective. But how do we know who our foes, fans, and friends really are? … Continue readingFoes, Fans, and Friends – Discerning Opinions and Dominions
::photo from Pixabay:: A friend of mine told me once that it’s true that you really “practice” Natural Family Planning. You don’t do it, you don’t take it, you don’t even learn it beyond the initial (and ongoing- call your instructors if you have a … Continue readingThe Art of “Practicing” NFP
One of the scariest places in the world is in a courtroom opposing an ex-spouse. I have known few anxieties that could hold a candle to this type of fear. God hates divorce; every divorcee knows this. But more than that God loves the divorcee, … Continue readingTRUST JESUS TO SHOW UP!
The neighbors bought a new car, installed a new pool, got a promotion, a new job… Our friend’s child earned higher grades, got a better scholarship to college. Sometimes it is as simple as looking at someone else’s life and thinking that they have … Continue readingKeeping Up – Balancing Material Wants versus Spiritual Needs