My kids had fun being in charge of the evening’s meal, and I had a good time watching them work together and talk about what makes a good sibling.
It’s hard for children to let go of baby blankets. It’s even harder for us adults to let go of security addictions or habits and leap fully into the hands of God.
I’ve never been the kind of person on whom a bird would perch. But there’s much more to St. Francis than that.
Angels appear in about half the books of the Bible and are mentioned over 300 times. They fulfill the function of gateway – or bridge – between heaven and earth.
St. Matthew’s feast is a direct connection between our brokenness and Heaven’s wholeness.
Matthew looked up, listened to Jesus, and followed Him with absolutely no regard to what he was leaving behind.
Each of us has a “fig tree” moment wherein the trajectory of our lives is altogether different because Christ notices us.
St. Bartholomew reminds us that when we support our children’s participation in church youth programs, they will be transformed by their connection to our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.
As Episcopalians, we are both Protestant and Catholic. We can pray the rosary to honor Mary and grow closer to God.
There is something about Jesus that makes a claim on a person. St. James knew that at first hand.