The New Year’s resolution you really need to make

Do you make New Year’s resolutions? If so, you are not alone, according to the Statistic Brain Research Institute. Forty-one percent of Americans make New Year’s resolutions … Read More

Fasting: A powerful form of prayer

Many of us have made a New Year’s resolution that has involved losing weight, eating less, exercising more and becoming more healthy. This is all fine and … Read More

Mary was immaculate, but her life was not

Nothing in our lives could ever be described as “immaculate.” Not our homes, not our marriages, and certainly not our families or friendships. While we might project … Read More

No gift can be greater than a prayer

It seems that every day someone asks me to pray for them or for their intention. I am always honored to be asked and I earnestly try … Read More

A child’s mite: Giving until it hurts

On the way to Mass one morning, my husband and I broke the news to our children that our small Catholic school was struggling. Thinking of the … Read More

Why does God allow evil to happen?

We have all listened to news stories about the various natural disasters around the world which have caused thousands of deaths and much destruction. An earthquake in … Read More

Marriage has to be a cooperative union

Driving down Highway 41 on a beautiful fall day on my commute home, I noticed a hot air balloon drifting so peacefully in the sky. I imagined … Read More