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There's a New Turkey in Town (a post by Molly)

For the longest time, Thanksgiving has ruled like a proud peacock at the top of any chef’s holiday menu. The big bird has gone unchallenged for centuries, by avoiding the nostalgia of Christmas or the spirituality of Easter, but purely sustaining itself as one gigantic meal. 615 more words


Celebrating Our 4th Wedding Anniversary

Today is my 4th wedding anniversary.  It has been an amazing and interesting ride.  I have learned more in the past 4 years than I did in the 29 previous years.  462 more words

Jesus Christ

TGIF: Gratitude for Silence's Gifts

It’s my summer vacation.  I get 7 whole weeks without school work to do.  I decided to begin my time off this year with an Ignatian Silent Retreat.   171 more words

Spiritual Practice

July 31@ Leviticus 22-24

Leviticus 22-24 (NLT link)

Discover His heart: He is blessed by our celebration of His goodness

As somewhat of a foodie, I am immediately attracted to any chapter in the Bible that is all about feasts.  668 more words

Daily Devotions

July 30 @ 1 Thessalonians 4-5

1 Thessalonians 4-5 (NLT link) 

Discover His heart: He provides all the guidance we need to live for Him each day

I love lists!  They’re my friends that help me get through the day, through the various events and even through the special dinner: 10:00 – turkey in oven, 12:00 – sweet potato casserole, 1:00 – Boil potatoes, corn soufflé in oven.  793 more words

Daily Devotions

Quest For Sanctity

I read the following quote in one of the newsletters i have subscribed to:

Confession is one of the greatest gifts Christ gave to His Church.

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Authentic Friendship


Lately I have been contemplating the nature of friendship: authentic friendship. I have lived all over. Being a Veteran, I have meet a lot of different people from all over, including from my time in England. 585 more words

Catholic Church