"I need to get something off my chest. This past week, I have been grieving for families I have never met." Please take a moment out of your day to read this military spouse's view of what is happening in this country this week, and please spread the word - it's a message I strongly feel needs to be shared.
After yesterday's Mass debacle, I was reticent to attempt Mass again so soon. However, M agreed this morning he would like to try to see if he could do better today, so off we trotted to Mass again. To my relief, he did significantly better today; we have some rough patches to work out, but I … Continue reading Independence Day Thoughts
I was sitting at Mass this past weekend, on Passion Saturday/vigil for Palm Sunday, and since both children were soundly asleep, I was able to actually listen to the chaplain's homily - for, perhaps the first time in a long time. The chaplain spoke about how we are all fans and fanatics about something in … Continue reading Jesus’ Passion