Meet the Saints has served as a springboard for my son and me to talk about God, our faith and our relationships with other people in new ways.
Imagine an annual spring tradition in which you plant basil seeds in an herb garden while retelling the story of Helena digging up her own basil and finding Jesus’ cross.
Our family is getting ready to move. It’s turns out this is a perfect time to honor St. Barnabas.
St. Philip and St. James are almost unknown people. Yet clearly they mattered to Jesus.
Spending Holy Week with my young children has been an unexpected blessing. Our traditions help us grow together as Christians.
The Israelites didn’t see casting lots as a game of chance. They saw it as a revelation of God’s will.
Jesus’ baptism marked an incredible turning point in his life and ministry. What about ours?
As we remember the Holy Innocents killed by Herod, we recognize the innocent victims of violence today.
My daughter has outgrown her bold statements. But now I miss her brutal honesty.
I imagine hesitation and maybe even resistance into this story. But my children do not.