Catechesis, Radio

An Engaging Faith: 8/31-9/6

You are invited to join me this week for An Engaging Faith on Breadbox Media daily at 4pm EST. Enter To Win a Copy of Pray with Me  by Grace Urbanski (Ave Maria Publishing)  or A Catechist's Backpack by Joe Paprocki (Loyola Press) Drawing runs 8/30-9/6 Click to enter.. Get prepared for Back to school with all… Continue reading An Engaging Faith: 8/31-9/6

#WorthRevisiting, Perceptions

Worth Revisiting: Just Another Duck on the Water

It’s Worth Revisiting Wednesday! A place where you can come and bring a past & treasured post to share, and link-up with fellow bloggers! Co-Hosted with Allison Gingras at Reconciled To You. I've heard it said not to envy one another's gifts, because in doing so we fail to honor God's will and purpose in… Continue reading Worth Revisiting: Just Another Duck on the Water

Connections, Embracing the Ordinary

Down to Earth

What is it about having hands in the warm earth that speaks so sincerely to my soul? For as long as I can remember, I have cherished this invitation to connect with the Creator and his creation. To till the soil, plant, and cultivate from its humble beginnings to harvest, that is the essence of… Continue reading Down to Earth

Radio

An Engaging Faith : August 24-28th

You are invited to join me this week for An Engaging Faith on Real Life Radio daily at 4pm EST. Enter To Win a Copy of Seeking Surrender  by Colette Lafia (Courtesy Of Ave Maria Publishing)  Drawing runs 8/24-8/31 Click to enter.. Looking at Writing, Friendships and Spiritual Journeys ... With Colette Lafia of Seeking Surrender , Melanie Jean-Juneau of Joy… Continue reading An Engaging Faith : August 24-28th

Worth Revisiting

Worth Revisiting: A Portrait of Suicide & Glimpses of Grace

It’s Worth Revisiting Wednesday! A place where you can come and bring a past & treasured post to share, and link-up with fellow bloggers! Co-Hosted with Allison Gingras at Reconciled To You. Reflecting on my brother's life and death this poignant story, one of suicide survival and reception of grace is mine, but not mine alone.… Continue reading Worth Revisiting: A Portrait of Suicide & Glimpses of Grace

Pilgrimages, Rome

All Roads Lead To Rome: Abby Tre Fontane

Home to three churches, Abby Tre Fontane is a beautiful spot right outside the walls of Rome and is located on the route of the Via Laurentina. Amidst  groves of eucalyptus trees, and tucked away in a time reminiscent of the Middle Ages, is this sacred place of pilgrimage and contemplation. What's the significance of this… Continue reading All Roads Lead To Rome: Abby Tre Fontane

Radio

An Engaging Faith: August 17-21

You are invited to join me this week for An Engaging Faith on Real Life Radio daily at 4pm EST. Enter To Win 1 of 3 books:   A Book of Uncommon Prayer by Brian Doyle (Ave Maria Press) I’m Not Being Fed by Jeff Cavins (Ascension Press) , or Prayer and You: Wit and Wisdom from a Crabby Mystic  (Pauline Books… Continue reading An Engaging Faith: August 17-21

Mary, Worth Revisiting

Worth Revisiting: Assuming Mary

It’s Worth Revisiting Wednesday! A place where you can come and bring a past & treasured post to share, and link-up with fellow bloggers! Co-Hosted with Allison Gingras at Reconciled To You. With the Feast of the Assumption of Mary on Saturday, I thought that this might be an apt post to revisit. For those… Continue reading Worth Revisiting: Assuming Mary

Accompaniment, Community

They Called Him “Buster”

Some years ago I met one of the few living witnesses, other than family, to the life and memory of my Grandpa Ferrell.  Standing at an impressive 6’6” he easily towered over everything and yet the warmth of his smile and joyous presence elevated all surrounding. Donning a nicely pressed dress shirt under a pair… Continue reading They Called Him “Buster”