‘Live for the Moment’: Readers Share Stories of Love and Loss, New York Times 3/6/2017 “I hope you know the remarkable gift you’ve given me. The reminder that this is all temporary and nothing is given. Helping me remember all the Jason-esque things my husband always does, which I often forget to see and appreciate … Continue reading This Week’s Top Reads through 3/11/17
In fact, when I think about women in society, I often think about their working hands. Those hands that are behind the scenes, unnoticed, unappreciated, and too often overworked. Hands that teach, create, correct, and love. Continue reading Dear Women, Thank You.
I can always tell when my lungs are feeling their best because I can laugh freely and I don’t stifle it to avoid a coughing fit. When I stopped taking Orkambi, I couldn’t do that so well. So I think of that and I smile. Continue reading When the Cure Hurts
Hopefully, each week Gillian and I will be posting a small list of some of our favorite reads from the previous week. Enjoy! A church that young adult Catholics can believe in, National Catholic Reporter 3/2/2017 “Today, I believe that many young adult Catholics are trying, in our own small ways, to do what Jesus … Continue reading This Week’s Top Reads, through 3/4/2017
Pope Francis recently said that when people don’t put down their phones in the home, it is the start of a war. “When there’s no dialogue at home when we’re at the table and instead of talking everyone is on their phone … it’s the start of war because there is no dialogue.” Lately, I’ve been … Continue reading Cat Videos, Pope Francis, and Lessons Learned from my Cell Phone
After all of that, I sat down to process. I ended up with a poem that brings me joy every time I read it. It may not end up in the anthology of the world’s greatest poems, but if I were to compile a collection of my own, this one would certainly be included. Continue reading Simon’s Thoughts
In prayer, we ask, plead with and talk to what we have never seen. And to all of us doubting, Jesus only answers: “Have you come to believe because you have seen me? Blessed are those who have not seen and have believed” (John 20:29). Continue reading Blessed Are Those