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Reflection on the Readings for Sunday, October 4, 2015

Readings for Sunday, October 4, 2015 This Sunday’s readings emphasize the sanctity of marriage and the gift of children – very timely being that Pope Francis just visited the United States for the World Meeting of Families.  I know that … Continue reading

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“Couples and Families, “Behold Your Mother.”

Please take a moment to read a great MAY post on Mary Our Mother by Jason Angelette at NOLA CATHOLIC EXPERIENCE!  Thanks!

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The Answer for Families

I’ve just finished my fourth book, “The Answer for Families.”  The cover is a cherished picture of Annie and Eric walking hand in hand through the woods a few years ago, when she was about 10-11. The title makes a … Continue reading

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For A.B. and All My Friends

An excerpt from a new book I’m working on… Are you tired of chaos in your home?  Are you fretful over your children’s choices, their friendships, their relationships?  Have you lost your motivation?  Do your children treat each other disrespectfully or … Continue reading

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I’m NOT done.

          After sitting at the Department of Motor Vehicles with my daughter for three hours this morning for naught, I was fit to be tied!  After waiting for hours to take the written driving test, we … Continue reading

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Theology of the Body in a Nutshell

For anyone who has heard the phrase, “Theology of the Body” and has wondered what this teaching it is all about, here is a great article written by a friend of mine on the subject.  It is being taught in … Continue reading

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NOLA Catholic Experience post

Please read my latest post on “Faith and Children” for the month of June at Nola Catholic Experience.  While you’re there, please read the other great posts written by my co-contributers.  Thanks!

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Mother Theresa’s Wisdom

For my birthday, I received the Mother Theresa movie.  I’m looking forward to watching it again, as I find her total surrender to God and complete selflessness amazing and inspiring.  I remember when I was young – first learning about … Continue reading

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New Year’s Resolutions

I’ve never been one to make New Year’s Resolutions.  I’ve tried it a couple of times, but failed miserably.  I don’t like to fail miserably, soooo, I learned not to make NY resolutions.  Smart, huh? You may not know this … Continue reading

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A Gift of Lasting Memories

You may or may not have noticed that I disappeared for a few days.  A dear friend gave my family the huge gift of a little vacation on Florida’s beautiful Gulf Coast.  We packed a lot of fun, family time, … Continue reading

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