Our New Church: Saints and Scripture Sunday

Saints and Scripture Sunday

This week, our local parish is embarking on a new beginning: we will be having the Dedication Mass for our brand new church. Gone are the days of freezing/sweating in the cry room, standing shoulder to shoulder around the church walls during Easter Mass, or having to go outside and downstairs to use the bathroom! […]

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 — […]