Accompaniment, Community

Radical Hospitality

There has been much talk in recent years within ministry about the notion of radical hospitality. Not merely seeking to embrace those we know, it is an openness albeit a willingness to authentically meet and walk with one another in our weakness, suffering, and challenges of life. This is the experience of encounter, and as… Continue reading Radical Hospitality

Radio

An Engaging Faith: 2/29-3/4

You are invited to join me this week for An Engaging Faith on Breadbox Media daily at 4pm EST Breaking into your ordinary with the extraordinary ... We start off our week with Simplifying The Soul-Lenten Practices to Renew Your Spirit with Paula Huston, then Jamie Arpin-Ricci joins us to discuss Vulnerable Faith: Missional Living in the… Continue reading An Engaging Faith: 2/29-3/4

Lent, Marian Devotion, Worth Revisiting

Worth Revisiting: Marian Consecration

This Lent, I have decided to grow in my own understanding of Christ through St. Louis de Montfort's Consecration to Jesus through Mary. Having taken February 20th as my start date, I have entered a "retreat" of sorts with the culmination on March 25th The Annunciation of Mary. The feast of the Annunciation of the… Continue reading Worth Revisiting: Marian Consecration

Radio

An Engaging Faith: 2/22-2/26

You are invited to join me this week for An Engaging Faith on Breadbox Media daily at 4pm EST Breaking into your ordinary with the extraordinary ... We start off our week with Make Room: A Child’s Guide to Lent and Easter with Laura Alary , then Jonathan Montaldo joins us to discuss Bridges to Contemplative Living with… Continue reading An Engaging Faith: 2/22-2/26

Chastity, Love, Marriage, Worth Revisiting

Worth Revisiting:Love Worth Waiting For

Those who know my husband and I closely, know that before we ever dated we were best friends. John was a sophomore at the University of Massachusetts and I a freshman at Mount Holyoke College in 1990. In looking back, every detail of our meeting and courtship was just as it was intended to be.… Continue reading Worth Revisiting:Love Worth Waiting For

Conversion, Lent, Saints

Wit & Wisdom:Be Transformed

"The saints are living and practical proof that Christ's philosophy works. The saints show us that it is possible for a human to be fully transformed in Christ"   -Rediscover Catholicism, Matthew Kelly This Lent we are asked to engage in a transformation, a continual conversion of heart. To do so, however, we must become vulnerable-… Continue reading Wit & Wisdom:Be Transformed

Radio

An Engaging Faith: 2/15-2/19

You are invited to join me this week for An Engaging Faith on Breadbox Media daily at 4pm EST Getting ready for Lent with great invitations for Reflection and Action!  Greg Wolfe with God For Us, Monsignor John Enzler with Everyone's Way of the Cross, Catholic Relief Services trip to Columbia Recap with Lisa Hendey and Sherry Brownrigg,   Encore with Donna-Marie Cooper O'Boyle. … Continue reading An Engaging Faith: 2/15-2/19

Book Review, Pope Francis

A Child’s Perspective: “Dear Pope Francis”

Dear Pope Francis: The Pope Answers Letters from Children Around the World (Loyola Press) With the incredible appeal of Pope Francis, there has been understandably a vast array of books on him or by him featuring his homilies, angelus’, addresses and encyclicals. Yet, I am so thrilled to be able to preview a book composed of… Continue reading A Child’s Perspective: “Dear Pope Francis”