The Often Overlooked Joseph:Saints and Scripture Sunday

Saints and Scripture Sunday

EVERYONE knows that March 17th is Saint Patrick’s day, right down to the little Kennedys. Although I love St Patrick (after all, one of my children carries his name), I have more of an affinity for another saint who has a feast day this week. March 19th is the feast day of Saint Joseph. A […]

Friends of a Feather: Saints and Scripture Sunday

Saints and Scripture Sunday

Since I’m traveling this weekend, with some of my very best friends, on a trip to meet new friends, this scripture was very apropros. A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.—Proverbs 18:24  I’m here with my best friends Laura and Angie. I’ve known […]

Thoughts of a Mother: Saints and Scripture Sunday

Saints and Scripture Sunday

Have you ever opened your Bible, and found a passage, thinking, “Wow! Wonder how long that was waiting for me??” Like this:2 Maccabees 7:22-23“I do not know how you came to being in my womb. It was not I that gave you life and breath, nor I who set in order the elements within each […]

Praise for my oldest daughter:Saints and Scripture Sunday

Abby and Adam Today, 15 years ago, I welcomed my first daughter into the world, with open arms. Once we made it through the initial few months of breastfeeding and adjusting to being a working momma, she was an easy, laid back toddler. (nothing like Rachel!) She didn’t walk until after her first birthday — […]

Let’s Go, Lent! Special Edition Saints and Scripture Sunday

Saints and Scripture Sunday

No, it’s not Sunday, but it’s one of the most important days in our Catholic calendar: Ash Wednesday.As I’ve grown older, and hopefully more mature, this day means so much more to me than ‘What are you giving up for Lent?” Instead of forgoing chocolate, or Cokes, I like to use Lent as a time […]