Bunnies Don’t Make This Week Holy

Bunnies Don’t Make This Week Holy

It can be hard to believe that bunnies, beach tans, and Easter baskets have nothing to do with the holiness of Holy Week. Only one week out of the year has the distinction of being called “holy,” which confuses me, especially since there are 51 other weeks full of...
Why I Need to Give Mercy This Lent

Why I Need to Give Mercy This Lent

Lent. The time of year where Catholics get some ashes smeared on our foreheads, give up something we like, and eat fish. But that’s not all there is to it.   In my mind, I know that Lent is meant to be a season of repentance and experiencing God’s mercy....
Labor For An Audience of One

Labor For An Audience of One

Recently I was talking to a person who was feeling called to greater leadership in the ministry of the Church. He felt like God was asking him to take more boldness in the religious education class he was teaching, to begin writing his first book for the Lord, and to...