I made a handout to teach my parish the practice of Compline. I wasn’t sure quite what would happen when I took five home.
When modern people think about prayer, often we wonder “does prayer work?” But that question rests on false assumptions. Real prayer works – on us.
A roundup of ideas and resources to help you and your family go the distance this Lent.
No parent, not matter how old your child is, wants to watch his or her child to be hurt. We need to find ways to rebuild our children so that they want to continue to pursue their goals. This time, we did this by praying for those who wish us to fail.
I asked for advice and inspiration on creating a place for prayer at home… and Grow Christians readers responded.
The crazier things are in the world or just inside my head, the more I talk to Jesus.
The objects in my home, and on my walls, reinforce the lessons I try to teach my children – and help myself absorb ever more fully.
After surgery, homemade prayer cards from my teen daughters were truly a blessing.
Hope and good will are meant to be ever with us, having come to us so miraculously on Christmas Day.
My shrine is a holy zone and place of refuge – a place where I draw strength from God.