Tag Archives: Prayer

Matters Of The Heart: How It All Began

She seemed perfectly healthy just after she was born. The labor and delivery were hard work, but worth the reward of meeting our beautiful daughter for the first time in the peaceful setting of a free-standing birth center. My husband … Continue reading

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Preparing For Christmas, Preparing For Baby: What The Final Weeks Of Pregnancy Can Teach Us About Advent

I recently read an article in Our Sunday Visitor that was summarized: “Prepare for the coming of Jesus as you would prepare for the birth of your own child.” God has granted me a unique perspective during this year’s Advent … Continue reading

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New Prayer Resource To Include Some Of My Reflections!

I am thrilled to announce that I will soon be a published author! This book has been in the works for nearly 3 years now, and it is a joy to see it come together. It has been a huge … Continue reading

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Chaplets: Consolation In A World Of Unknowns

When we draw close to the saints, we draw even closer to the Lord. A friend of mine suffered a brain aneurysm recently.  It’s always a shock when something happens to someone so close to my age.  My mortality is … Continue reading

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When Prayer “Isn’t Working”

“We know that all things work for good for those who love God.” Romans 8:28 As the San Bernardino shooting adds to the long list of tragedies in our world, I’ve seen a few posts floating around on social media … Continue reading

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Little Flowers Prayer and Saint Card Organizer

I’ve begun my second year as a Little Flowers Girls’ Club leader, and I’m trying to keep things simple this year.  Well…simpler, anyway.  I’m hoping that our meetings inspire creativity more than chaos, and that they allow the purity of … Continue reading

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Summer Spirituality: The Spiritual Works Of Mercy

Our family is settling into our summer routine.  Chore charts have been made, summer activities have begun, and we’ve already made a few trips to the pool.  But one of the things I love most about summer is the extra … Continue reading

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