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13 Nov, 2017

A Place to Lay Your Head

2017-08-28T14:42:59+00:00 Nov 13th, 2017|Categories: Blogs, Thrift Store Saints|Tags: |0 Comments

Kerry’s next mission is to shelter the homeless.  She was never homeless, but she does recall a period when she kept her belongings in her car and crashed on whoever’s couch she could find due to a temporary job she’d taken.  The realization that hospitality is a simple ministry inspires her to have an open-door [...]

13 Nov, 2017

You gotta know when it’s time to retreat

2017-10-25T15:11:33+00:00 Nov 13th, 2017|Categories: Bite-Sized Faith for Parents, Blogs|Tags: |0 Comments

As Jesus began His ministry, He took some time to Himself and retreated from society to find a quiet place.  He entered the desert and began a nice long discussion with His Father. Before He did any of His ministerial work, before He performed any miracles, before he recruited any of His Apostles, He took [...]

6 Nov, 2017

Through God’s Eyes

2017-08-28T14:39:35+00:00 Nov 6th, 2017|Categories: Blogs, Thrift Store Saints|Tags: , |0 Comments

Kerry recounts the unspoken rules of riding the subway in this chapter.  One of them is to not make eye contact with others.  The rationale is that, after you do so, you have to engage with that person because you’ve recognized their personhood.  Kerry has now started to view everyone on the subway as someone [...]

6 Nov, 2017

Images of God the Father

2017-08-28T14:38:29+00:00 Nov 6th, 2017|Categories: Bite-Sized Faith for Parents, Blogs|Tags: |0 Comments

God as Father is an image throughout scripture. We pray, "Our Father, who art in heaven," with great familiarity. How is God like a father? More importantly, how does a father help shape our image of God? Each of us has a human father, and they vary in size, strength, ability, and character. But they [...]

30 Oct, 2017

Who will you see when you go to heaven?

2017-08-28T14:32:23+00:00 Oct 30th, 2017|Categories: Bite-Sized Faith for Parents, Blogs|Tags: , |0 Comments

Have you ever thought about who you would see when you get to Heaven? I mean beyond God, Mary, and the Saints? I’m talking about the people that you knew from here on earth. For me I can’t wait to see my mom, my grandparents, my friend, Ellen, and finally, Fr. John Cullen. I think [...]

23 Oct, 2017

How to teach your kids to make Holy choices

2017-10-25T10:24:19+00:00 Oct 23rd, 2017|Categories: Bite-Sized Faith for Parents, Blogs|Tags: |0 Comments

Every Friday, as my students exit my classroom at the end of each period, I shout at them, “Have a great weekend, and make holy choices!”  I’ve said it so many times that the students now respond with, “We know...  holy choices!” as soon as I chime “Have a great weekend!” Holy vs. good There [...]