My Mass Takeaway & My Sunday Best

My Mass Takeaway & My Sunday Best

I’d like to talk about Sunday’s second reading for a minute… The line that gets all the love all the time (and for good reason) is: “I can do all things in him who strengthens me.” Yes. (Yes!) But I want to look closer at what comes...
A woman who kept praying even when it seemed useless

A woman who kept praying even when it seemed useless

When I was visiting my parents over the weekend, we were flipping through old family photos, and I found a report I wrote on St. Anne — the first paper I wrote about her, when I was in the fourth grade. This was years ago (it feels like forever), but the last...
Envy & The Catholic Wife

Envy & The Catholic Wife

Our priest spoke about envy in his homily yesterday. He said he suffers with it from time to time. And the truth is, so do I. It’s such an ugly thing to admit. It’s embarrassing. And, it’s destructive. It can just devour you. It steals from us joy,...
What’s Your “Why?”

What’s Your “Why?”

Earlier this week, I shared some resources for NFP-week. A lot of them had to do with the Church’s teachings on NFP, married love, and contraception. In that post, I included one of my earlier blog posts: Why I Don’t and Won’t Use Contraception And...