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16 10, 2017

You Are What You Wear

By | 2017-08-28T14:23:37+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Blogs, Thrift Store Saints|0 Comments

In this week’s chapter, Kerry discusses the clothing in her closet, both what she’s given away and what remains.  She makes a connection between the clothes that we wear and who we are as people.  As an example, she cited her school principal once telling her that all who wore the school’s uniform represented the [...]

9 10, 2017

An Associate of Mercy

By | 2017-10-09T10:53:01+00:00 October 9th, 2017|Blogs, Thrift Store Saints|0 Comments

This week Kerry shares her experience towards becoming an associate of the Sisters of Mercy.  An associate can be man or woman, does not take vows or live with the community, but promises to live their life in the same spirit as the consecrated sisters.  This means Kerry would be promising to live her life [...]

9 10, 2017

Change by Tracy Chapman

By | 2017-10-09T10:49:26+00:00 October 9th, 2017|Blogs, Ears of Faith|0 Comments

If we’re honest with ourselves, we all know that there are things about ourselves in need of healing and conversion.  Maybe it’s a short temper, a lack of patience, or a grudge we’ve been holding onto.  Deep inside, we know that God is calling us to change this part of ourselves by handing [...]

3 10, 2017

What Matters Most

By | 2017-10-03T08:50:45+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|Blogs, Thrift Store Saints|0 Comments

Kerry is a sponsor this Lent for someone preparing to come into the Catholic Church.  One Sunday, she goes to the Cathedral where all candidates from the diocese and their sponsors are gathered to be recognized by the local bishop.  In New York City, the bishop is Cardinal Timothy Dolan.  Kerry recaps his homily where [...]

25 09, 2017

How can social media help teens grow in their faith?

By | 2017-09-25T09:41:01+00:00 September 25th, 2017|Bite-Sized Faith for Parents, Blogs|0 Comments

I love social media! It’s the news of the young person’s generation.  Most teens find out everything they know about what is going on in the world from Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, and other social media sites. There are so many cool things to explore on social media, but you can also find hate and evil [...]