The Gratitude Project: Week 23

The longer I'm a parent, the more I find my approach to the journey changing. Parenting is a journey toward sanctification, and I am amazed at how there is beauty in the midst of the mess of this vocation! For what were you most grateful last week?

Happy Feast of the Holy Guardian Angels!

If the Feast of the Archangels Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael is one of my favorite days of celebration in the Catholic Church, I would be remiss in not mentioning, acknowledging, or loving the Feast of the Holy Guardian Angels!  I absolutely love talking about the Guardian Angels to my children, and I have often thought about … Continue reading Happy Feast of the Holy Guardian Angels!

Confession and God’s Mercy

I recently went to the Sacrament of Reconciliation (aka Confession), accompanied by my two shadows.  I was so grateful when M decided to speak quietly while we were in the Church, and even happier when he played quietly while we were in the Confessional. As we prepared to head in to the Confessional, I was … Continue reading Confession and God’s Mercy

Ideal Christian Lifestyle

He is Risen!  Alleluia! My first two posts on this blog asked a series of questions about how I am living my life, and how I might better show others that Christ is my passion. Now that He is Risen, I feel it is time to turn the page and create an action plan.  Don't … Continue reading Ideal Christian Lifestyle