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 [...]

1 05, 2017

The Nitty Gritty

By | 2017-05-01T08:33:12+00:00 May 1st, 2017|Blogs, Thrift Store Saints|0 Comments

In this week’s chapter, Jane clearly sees Christ in one of her volunteers.  A homeless man comes into the store asking for clothing.  The stench he gives off immediately reaches the noses of everyone in the building and Jane rushes to prop open a door.  The volunteer, however, greets the man warmly, helps him try [...]

3 01, 2017

Thank You by Ray Boltz

By | 2017-01-03T08:05:32+00:00 January 3rd, 2017|Blogs, Ears of Faith, SJEC Spotlight|0 Comments

Thank You by Ray Boltz Tis the season for charity.  Everywhere we turn, organizations are raising money for people who are homeless, hungry, and/or disabled.  Perhaps one of the most popular fundraising campaigns every Christmas is the Salvation Army with their red kettles and ringing bells.  I always feel bad for putting in [...]