Labels

It must be Children’s Book week because after watching the news, another great quote from “The Little Prince” comes to mind: “It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.” Antoine de Saint-Exupery We are so often blinded by labels…..human-created labels.  Our hearts do have eyes and they are able to see far more than the … Continue reading Labels

What is Eucharist?

(This post is a little longer than most, but these feelings run deep, so thanks for stopping by) Eucharist Mystery, Miracle, Magic We have come so far in our understanding of Eucharist, or have we? (I deliberately did not use ‘the’ before the word Eucharist….poetic license) I’d like to think that all the rules and regulations regarding … Continue reading What is Eucharist?

Gratitude

I can’t tell you how many times I have taught children and their parents a simplified version of the Examin.  I suggest that at the end of  each day, they take  a few minutes to reflect on their day and find a couple of things to be grateful for and then take a moment to ask God for something. … Continue reading Gratitude

It’s OK!

We are always hearing that we need to ‘step out of our comfort zones.’  My question is, WHY?  I do believe in stretching myself, but I think that comfort zones exist for a reason.   I know that some may think, ‘if we don’t step out of our comfort zones, then nothing gets changed,’ but … Continue reading It’s OK!