We are truly blessed in our country to have the freedoms that we have. Our country certainly isn’t perfect, and we must continue to fight to keep our freedoms, but still, in many ways we are truly blessed. Let us take a moment to thank God for our freedom, and the grace to use our
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In a nutshell: God made dogs to remind us of his unconditional love.
Many of my readers know that we recently adopted a dog from the SPCA. She is a Doxen-Chihuahua and ridiculously adorable. And fun. She was a rescue and so scared and timid but now she has blossomed
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I am linking up two posts this week to RAnn’s Sunday Snippets:
Do You Throw Tantrums at God?
What is the Cost of a Child? Priceless!
Question of the week:
Where do you get your Catholic reading material?
I get them through different sources such as Amazon and our
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I don’t remember where I got the idea, but a few years ago, I began, after prayer and reflection, choosing a new word for the new year. It was a word that was meant to remind me of my goals or focus for the New Year.
For example, last year, 2013, my
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Another year is over. Wow. Where did the time go? It went fast, I tell ya. In looking back over my goals from 2013, there are many goals achieved, and of course, some that weren’t. In many ways it was a year of growth. I got through two semesters of college
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I posted this video way back in 2010 but it is worth another look. We always think we have insurmountable obstacles but Nick shows us that with God’s grace we can do anything!
We all have to face obstacles to face in life. When life gets difficult, think of this inspirational story of Nick Vujicic:
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That’s a hard question and I don’t have an easy answer to it. It is something that I struggle with which is why I think the Lord lead me to make “trust” as my focus word for 2013. I clearly need the practice!
The scripture that stands out most to me in regards
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Mary: Our Sorrowing Mother
“From Mary we learn to surrender to God’s Will in all things. From Mary we learn to trust even when all hope seems gone. From Mary we learn to love Christ her Son and the Son of God!” –Pope John Paul II
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