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Silent Night

I love Midnight Mass. Nothing more can be prepared or bought. Christmas Eve gatherings are done. Christmas morning is almost here. And the waiting is over. Our Savior is born. The thing I love about Midnight Mass is that it … Continue reading

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Christmas according to kids

I think I put this up last year, but it’s still my favorite depiction of the Christmas story. Enjoy it while you finish getting everything ready for Christmas!

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Music Monday: Calling All Angels

We are surrounded by angels. Some we can see, some we can only detect by a brush of a wing, and some come to us completely undetected. It’s hard to see them sometimes, when our world doesn’t look quite the … Continue reading

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A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words

  As I entered my church this weekend for the funeral of a 21-year old young woman, I looked up to see the newly finished mosaic in our dome. It is absolutely breathtaking, and this was the first time I … Continue reading

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Making Plans

Do you wish to rise? Begin by descending. You plan a tower that will pierce the clouds? Lay first the foundation of humility. It was pride that changed angels into devils; it is humility that makes men as angels. – … Continue reading

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That Family

My cousin’s 3 year old son passed away this morning from a fatal, genetic disease called Krabbe disease. It’s a horrible disease that takes children much too young, takes more time that you want, and at the same moment leaves … Continue reading

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Little Angels

I was teaching my preschoolers about Easter and Jesus’ resurrection, and I had this one kid who just didn’t buy it. “If Jesus is alive, why can’t I see Him? Where is He?” He was not impressed that people saw … Continue reading

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