Our Blogs 2017-05-22T13:16:46+00:00


Welcome to our blog page!  We hope you enjoy our posts and take the time to share your own thoughts by commenting when the Spirit moves you.

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.

Thrift Store Saints

A weekly blog featuring chapter summaries from the book Thrift Store Saints by Jane Knuth and corresponding reflections. 

2606, 2017

The Power of Prayer

By | June 26th, 2017|Categories: Blogs, Thrift Store Saints|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Back in Medjugorje, Jane and her tour group have the opportunity to visit the home of one of the visionaries.  While there, they have the astounding experience of being prayed for individually.  The visionary, whose [...]

Bite-Sized Faith

A weekly blog featuring parenting tid-bits written by and for Catholic parents.

1707, 2017

How can I help my children develop “emotional virtue?”

By | July 17th, 2017|Categories: Bite-Sized Faith for Parents, Blogs|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

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, [...]

1906, 2017

What faith lessons can we learn from traveling to a developing country?

By | June 19th, 2017|Categories: Bite-Sized Faith for Parents, Blogs|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

 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, [...]

Director’s Blog

Meditations and musings from the director of the SJEC, Matthew Halbach, Ph.D.