A message for the modern wife and mom from Paul of the Cross

Making an Altar of Your Heart

St. Paul of the Cross lived in the 1700s. A time period presumably very different from our own. But it seems like wives and mothers of all ages have one thing in common: too much to do.  In 1760, a busy married woman wrote Paul of the Cross saying that she couldn’t find enough time…

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Free Lenten Calendar for Kids – 2014

Here’s one more way to make Lent meaningful for your kids! Print out this Lenten calendar before Lent starts, and count down the days until Easter, doing something special each day related to prayer, sacrifice or giving alms. Click here to download the calendar. It’s pictured here as one page, but the PDF file prints…

Prayer Journal for Kids!

OK – here’s the prayer journal for kids! I hope you like it. I found out on short notice that I have to travel for a few days, so it might be a little while before I post again… In the meantime, download this prayer journal for your kids and don’t forget to check out…

An Apt Reminder for the World…

I just finished embroidering this today, and thought it is a good message to share with the world on this day of prayer and fasting for peace in Syria… God is love. He is not death, war or bombing. We don’t need more violence. As my parents always told me when I was growing up,…