This year, I want to slow down and savor the Advent season.
The complete list of activities and supplies included with our church’s Lent at Home kit.
Our church participated in our community back-to-school fair and it was a simple way to give a little love to kids going back to school, and it was cost effective.
For the second year in a row, we’ll not be at church on Palm Sunday, and I won’t be in charge of the donkey.
It’s been fifty days since Easter Day. Fifty days. Seven Weeks. An entire liturgical season spent physically distancing from our church families.
Palm Sunday will be here in just a few short days and I am not ready for it. I’m not ready for Holy Week as a priest, as a parent, or as an individual person trying to follow Christ. And yet, it’s coming.
In honor of Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker being the third movie of a third trilogy, I’m going to begin my review by sharing three of the possible introductions I brainstormed in the nine hours since I walked out of the theatre.
As you make your plans for summer study or travel, for camps and play dates, consider making some time for summer formation as well. After all, your kids (at least) might have some extra time, and what better opportunity to grow in the knowledge and love of God?!
Here are five excellent children’s books for your family’s faith formation.
We give our children an invaluable and timeless gift when we practice prayer with them.