For the past six years, #AdventWord has given the opportunity to participate in a global advent calendar with visual and written meditations. Each day, a short reflection, word, and image arrives in email inboxes and on social media to help focus on the preparatory season during the 24 busy days of Advent.
There’s going to be a brother in our house. The two big sisters, upon learning we are expecting a boy, spent nearly five minutes in anguish before returning to delightful anticipation of Baby.
I am delighted to be celebrating the Feast day of Luke the Evangelist. You see, Luke and I have been traveling closely lately. Along with the fact that it is his turn in the lectionary, I’m also currently writing a curriculum for the families at my school studying his gospel.
We are made in the image of God and we believe God to be the ultimate Creator. What better way to honor our Creator than to do likewise?
I first learned of Brigid a few years ago while researching Ireland, and discovered that Brigid was another much beloved patron saint of the country, alongside Saint Patrick. I
The Good Book Club helps us make connections with Scripture stories, our own stories, our family story, and with one another.
This scene feels like my life in the times when I have more things to do than there is time to do them.
These days my prayers are an admission that I’m not the one in control.
I was married on January 14th of this year. Lent arrived not long after.
We give our children an invaluable and timeless gift when we practice prayer with them.