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"patience is a virtue"

I think we’ve all heard the saying. what I don’t think is that we really take the time to appreciate just HOW much of a virtue it really is. 650 more words

From a Little House to a Big Farm

At the end of “Little House on the Prairie,” the second of the classic nine-book series by Laura Ingalls Wilder, Laura and her family were… 400 more words

Book Review

Genuine Acts of Kindness Lead to Beautiful Outcomes

If you have someone in your circle who consistently gives without any expectation of reciprocation keep them intimately in your life.  These type of people are the type who should be ambassadors of the community.   37 more words


For parents, it pays to be cheerful!

This is from a recent column published in TheCatholic Weekly:


Peter and I went to a dinner and talk held at Campion College last week where the speaker was Dr Andrew Mullins, the headmaster of Wollemi College, a western Sydney independent Catholic boys’ school, and the author of… 559 more words

Don't Blame Others

This is a great passage of what salvation and life in the Kingdom of God looks like.  It’s a picture of someone trying to manage their life.   190 more words

Spiritual Formation

Ben Franklin

Ben Franklin was a many of many things. He had a mind set like no other and accomplished a handful of things. In this chapter of Hamlet’s Blackberry Powers talks about how Ben has/did his thirteen virtues: Temperance, Silence, Order, resolution, Frugality, Industry, Sincerity, Justice, Moderation, Cleanliness, Tranquility, Chastity, and Humility. 271 more words

"Don't call it a comeback. I've been here for years."

Nolan Ross:  Well, last year was fraught with unforeseeable obstacles, but I am ready to chart a new course.

Patent Department Lawyer: In that case, we may be interested in your comeback.

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