Ears of Faith
A weekly blog featuring songs both religious and secular. Each post includes an mp3 file for your listening pleasure and a reflection about how the voice of God can be heard in the song.
In this heartfelt song, Alan Jackson memorializes 9-11-01 with the theme of not taking anything for granted. He cites a scripture verse from 1 Corinthians as a simple but powerful reminder that love [...]
Thrift Store Saints
A weekly blog featuring chapter summaries from the book Thrift Store Saints by Jane Knuth and corresponding reflections.
A weekly blog featuring parenting tid-bits written by and for Catholic parents.
I was watching a chick flick with some girls one night, and when the movie was over, one of the girls turned off the TV and said, “Well, my life is worthless!” We all giggled, [...]
In the interest of full disclosure, three of my six children either have or currently do work at McDonald’s and I, myself, am still trying to develop enough fortitude to resist what my younger ones [...]
In the past few years I have been very fortunate to be able to travel to a number of developing countries: the Dominican Republic, Chile, Bolivia, and Guatemala. Based on my experiences in these places, [...]
Meditations and musings from the director of the SJEC, Matthew Halbach, Ph.D.
I had the privilege of attending the National Convocation on Evangelization in Orlando, FL a couple of weeks ago. What a gathering! Almost all of the dioceses in our country were represented by delegation. The [...]