Dear Younger Me

Here's an article I wrote for catholic365.com. With the first month of the New Year coming to an end, what's your views on resolutions? Have they helped to shape your perspective in life? http://www.catholic365.com/article/5940/dear-younger-me.html

Not So Ordinary Time

There's nothing ordinary about Ordinary Time.  Other denominations may know this time as Epiphanytide, but Catholics refer to it as Ordinary Time.  Although I know when it falls within the liturgical year, I wondered about the origin of its name. Temples per annum - time through the year; ordered time. We lose so much in … Continue reading Not So Ordinary Time

Thy Will Be Done

"My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord, and my spirit exalts in God my Saviour." This past Sunday the church celebrated the feast of the Solemnity of Mary, the mother of Christ. It focuses on her "yes", her trust, and her faithfulness. I was stuck on the words, Thy will be done. We take … Continue reading Thy Will Be Done

Live A Life That Scatters Kindness

This blog post was inspired by the new book by Karen Ehman titled, Listen, Love, Repeat which releases on November 15, 2016 you can purchase a copy at http://listenloverepeatbook.com. This week's post concludes the last chapter of the book Listen, Love, Repeat by Karen Ehman. I'm sorry to see it end.  This book has become … Continue reading Live A Life That Scatters Kindness

Do You Have A War Room?

This blog post was inspired by the new book by Karen Ehman titled, Listen, Love, Repeat which releases on November 15, 2016 you can purchase a copy at http://listenloverepeatbook.com. What exactly is a War Room, you ask? Merrimack-Webster defines a War Room as a room where battles are planned that is equipped with maps, ideas, … Continue reading Do You Have A War Room?

Purposely Embracing Life’s PRICKLY Moments

This blog post was inspired by the new book by Karen Ehman titled, Listen, Love, Repeat which releases on November 15, 2016 you can purchase a copy at http://listenloverepeatbook.com. Have you ever heard the expression ask God for patience and He will surely give you the opportunity for patience?  I have to laugh when I … Continue reading Purposely Embracing Life’s PRICKLY Moments

Love: A Gateway To The Soul

My first mission trip was in the heart of Kentucky. Harlan County is one of the poorest counties in the United States and I was joining a group on their 23rd year serving this wonderful community. I was assigned to an outreach group whose job it was to bring needed clothing, school, and cleaning supplies … Continue reading Love: A Gateway To The Soul

My Crockpot Has An Attitude

This blog post was inspired by the new book by Karen Ehman titled, Listen, Love, Repeat which releases on November 15, 2016 you can purchase a copy at http://listenloverepeatbook.com. For several years now I've had a new crockpot on my list of things to update in my home.  I've done my research and there are … Continue reading My Crockpot Has An Attitude

The Journey Of Joy

This blog post was inspired by the new book by Karen Ehman titled, Listen, Love, Repeat which releases on November 15, 2016 you can purchase a copy at http://listenloverepeatbook.com. I couldn't wait to put my feet upon the beautiful cobblestone streets of Bellagio, Italy.  I researched all kinds of photos of the perfect town to … Continue reading The Journey Of Joy

Finding The Magic In The Mundane

This blog post was inspired by the new book by Karen Ehman titled, Listen, Love, Repeat which releases on November 15, 2016 you can purchase a copy at http://listenloverepeatbook.com. About a month ago, a post appeared from an author that I admire, to fill out an application to be part of a launch team for … Continue reading Finding The Magic In The Mundane