Category Archives: Religion


Earlier I posted my husband’s talk that he gave for our parish’s stewardship renewal drive. That week we sat down with our commitment cards and decided what we felt like we could/should do regarding our faith and our parish. Stewardship … Continue reading

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I went to the Garden of Hope last night with our church’s youth group and again today with baby Mary. 40 Days for Life is still going on. It’s amazing to sit across from an abortion clinic and imagine the … Continue reading

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the husband’s talk

I want to share what my husband is sharing at our parish this weekend, because I’m so proud of him, because I think he has a fantastic story to tell, and because I know some of my family will enjoy … Continue reading

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winner, winner, chicken dinner

Actually, it was more like free dinner. After mass last night, our priest, Fr. Kastl, wanted to take Mark, Mary, and myself out for dinner. Mark is giving a talk over stewardship (with Mary and I sweetly by his side) … Continue reading

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40 Days for Life

During 40 Days for Life, people take shifts, and pray around the clock for an end to abortion. My husband, our “heaven sent” twelve-week-old, and I had the 3:00 – 4:00 pm slot yesterday. We were on Diocese-owned land, right … Continue reading

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A friend of ours is interested in joining the Catholic faith. Her husband, another good friend, was raised Catholic, but fell away from the Church after high school. I have joined both of them for RCIA class the past two … Continue reading

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