Category Archives: forgiveness

Music Monday: Drops in the Ocean by Hawk Nelson

“I want you as you are, not as you ought to be.” There are days that I just don’t measure up. There are days when I lose my temper, fall into doubt and fear, lose my way, or just simply … Continue reading

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Bath Time

The last couple weeks, our house has been a stinky mess around six o’clock in the evening. Summer is here, and at least one child arrives home from all-day outdoor camp covered in grime, sweat, and fun. As much as … Continue reading

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Music Monday: New Every Morning by Audrey Assad

I have a peaceful, beautiful song for you today. Such a gentle reminder that every day is a new day. Every morning, the sun rises, and we begin again.     We are made new, if we will let ourselves. … Continue reading

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Music Monday: So Small

It’s summer, so it’s time for Music Monday again. Time for some new songs and some old songs. Some songs that are overtly Christian, and some that don’t seem to be at first glance. This song is one of those … Continue reading

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What’s in a name?

  “Jesus does not call Thomas ‘The Doubter,’ in the same way that he does not call Peter ‘The Denier,’ or Andrew ‘The Deserter.’ The devil calls us by our sin. God calls us by our name and gives us … Continue reading

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On a lighter note….

I read this friend’s story today, and just had to share it. This definitely did not go the direction I thought it would. Love it! Waiting on N. to finish piano lessons and discussing O.’s upcoming 1st Communion, the 3 of us … Continue reading

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Sharing your faith

  When you think of evangelization, do you think of someone standing on their soapbox, condemning everyone who doesn’t believe or act the way they think they should? Whether literal or figurative, I think this is the way that many … Continue reading

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Still locked away…

As we continue with our Gospel reading from yesterday, I have to admit I’ve always found the next part of the scene a little disturbing. On the day of Jesus’ resurrection, after He enters the locked room where the disciples are hiding and … Continue reading

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The Good Thief

City of Saints – The Good Thief   I want to share with you a video series that I found by the Norbertine’s at St. Michael’s Abbey. City of Saints has seven episodes focusing on real-life stories that shed light on the … Continue reading

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Forgive them, Lord.

The Eleventh Station: Jesus is Nailed to the Cross As Jesus hangs from the cross, He has every reason to call down punishment and judgment on the people who placed Him there and on the people who come by to … Continue reading

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