We are deep into Lent but it’s never too late to start!


One of the best parts of being a Catholic Christian is that God welcomes us at whatever moment we say ‘yes’. We are assured of this welcome from the promise of the parable of the…

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On the radio today….


Happy Lent! Life has been busy around here, including a wedding of my eldest, Maggie – more on that later, perhaps. Lent has arrived and we are all making our first steps towards Easter. With…

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Are you discouraged?


So am I. More discouraging news arrived at my home today, and I found myself truly sad – again. Not wanting to continue down that rabbit hole, I went looking for relief and found this:…

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February – dedicated to the Holy Family


There is so much we could say about the witness the Holy Family offers us. Shall we think about the Blessed Mother and Jesus the toddler? Did he climb on everything as a few of…

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“..they abandoned their nets and followed Him…”


Happy First Day of Ordinary Time! While we might think of Jan. 1 as the first day of the year, as Catholics today can be seen the first day of the year as we enter…

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Consecration to Mary could start tonight!


Forgive me for this last minute reminder but this article from the Nat’l Catholic Register reminded me: https://www.ncregister.com/blog/bishop-keenan-marian-consecration The article says in part, The 33-day consecration begins Jan. 9 and ends Feb. 11, the Memorial…

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Happy New Year! Find a ‘new’ patron saint!


On the eve of Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God, I want to extend my prayers for you and your family and your intentions for a blessed and safe 2021. If your family does not…

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Merry Christmas to you all!


Thank you for your support and prayers during 2020. This year brought challenges for all of us. Throughout it all, we have leaned on the love and mercy of Jesus, along with your continued support…

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Thank You for your prayers!


I am the living embodiment of the old phrase, “Adding insult to injury!” For those who might not know, I fell in my yard recently and ended up with a series of micro-fractures to my…

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JP II Novena Day 7 – Music Edition


I am showing my age when I tell you of my fondness for the music of John Michael Talbot. Anyone of a certain age will know his name, his wonderful voice and amazing guitar skills….

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