I recently purchased a purple rosary from a fellow CF Mom, purple being the “awareness color” for cystic fibrosis. Its centerpiece is a rose on one side with a tiny image of Mary and Bernadette at Lourdes on the other. Roses are a special symbol … Continue readingMy New Purple Rosary
Fridays are full of feelings- anticipation, accomplishment, exhaustion, and, yes, sorrow. For me, it is the end of a packed week of getting kids out the door to school each morning, helping them with homework, packing lunches, doing laundry, going to work, keeping up the … Continue readingThe Sorrowful Mysteries and a Good Friday Cry
Dear Chicken Little (AKA Henny Penny, AKA All Christians today), I know you are screaming, “The sky is falling! The sky is falling!” and you have good reasons to feel this way. In today’s world all you have to do to become sad, scared and feel hopeless, is … Continue readingSpiritual Advice for Chicken Little
“Rejoice always. Pray without ceasing. In all circumstances give thanks, for this is the will of God for you in Christ Jesus.” 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 For our family of seven (soon to be 8), a weekend “off” (or mostly off) is a rare and celebrated … Continue readingThankful for…Mice?
Welcome once again to 7 Quick Takes at Catholic Sistas. If you’re a new visitor, WELCOME! We hope you enjoy what you see here and come back to check out our other amazing posts. We have a large list of contributors and today we are … Continue reading7 Quick Takes Friday, no. 6