We all know one

We all know one.  The person you try to avoid because they are an occasion of sin. The spiritual bemoaner The spiritual aggressive The spiritual dismisser How are we being called to deal with them?  In the same way, we are called to look at everything: with prayer and in a spirit of discernment. If…

Speak to us of children

Lena Levon of Ms Elena Levon Traveling.com came to visit, so I stopped by her blog.  I found on one of her recent posts the meditation of Children written by Kahlil Gibran. It is my favourite meditation of his and I thought I would share it with you all: “Your children are not your children.…

God’s Miracles Are New Everyday

What a great morning! This morning I am at Lansing Community College‘s, (LCC), library to work. I arrive at LCC a half an hour before the library opens so I am sitting here in the lobby waiting. I love sitting here joining all the others waiting for the opening. Here I am listening to a…

Sometimes you have to put the anchor in the water.

From my Facebook time line this morning, written by a mom of teens: “When do the growing pains of your children stop hurting and stressing you?” My response to her was: Sweetheart. I am with you. Trust. Trust in your mothering instinct. Trust in your gut. Trust in love and grace. Trust in hope. Trust in…

Sweetheart, fellow mom, you are not alone

Righteous Cause Monday. I found this on my Facebook feed about a young mom who wanted to quit being a mom, a blog post from the website “Finding Joy”. Sweetheart, fellow mom, you are not alone, we, moms of older children, feel your pain, understand your pain, had lived your pain, and survived/thrived and grown…

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