I sat right there and front of You, and even that didn't do it. Usually, you are the surefire thing that does. But the heart that's usually singing a million songs and blushing before You and finally starting to say thank you more than it says please was barely beating today. All I could think … Continue reading THE FEELING OF NOT FEELING.
In a world of souls as shy and uncertain as Raj Koothrappali, or as misguided and self-centered as Wil Wheton, be a Sheldon Cooper and be persistent in getting God's attention! Sure, you may not get the exact answer you were seeking, and often times God likes to throw in a bit of Penny's sass, because He is … Continue reading GOSPEL OF THE DAY: THE SHELDON TO HIS PENNY
That's all I could think about once I turned 21 ... that I am more than halfway to forty! The summer of twenty fun has been the one where it's finally fully hitting me ... life is really officially taking off! And so Friday afternoons I leave the first office building I've ever worked in, proudly … Continue reading I’M HALFWAY THERE
My three-types-of-cheese filled grilled cheese definitely ranks as one of many of today's blessings, that's for sure! But this, by far, is the coolest one. I share a birthday with John the Baptist, and so how cool is it that on the very same day, just a mere two thousand some years apart, we were … Continue reading BIRTHDAY BLESSINGS
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kV3FpaUaSew May the soul of Your faithfully departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace. Amen.
From The Ashheap by Father Anthony Giambrone "When we hear the name Cinderella, usually we imagine the lovely princess. One should also recall the dirty maiden smudged with cinders (Aschenputtel in the Brothers Grimm). Although she was always beautiful, the grime on her face hid that dignity from sight. Like many fairy tales, this tale tells a Christian message. … Continue reading THIS CINDERELLA WILL RISE
I'm sure you're wondering: What could the most pure woman in history and one of the most sensual ones possibly have to do with each other?! Well, when it comes to their love for all that glitters, quite a bit! I learned from my friend Maggie over at A Little Missionary all about Our Lady of Guadalupe's … Continue reading MARY X MARILYN