Archive for June 2017

There is one bible verse that I have an intense dislike for

There is one bible verse that I have an intense dislike for
We are supposed to love the scriptures, the Word of God, but there is one bible verse that I have an intense dislike for:  Matthew 5:38-42.  That whole “turning the other cheek” thing goes against my very being. To be honest, I want bad things to happen to the people I believe have wronged me... Read more »

How I designed my new prayer corner

It starts with where you sit.  This chair has always been referred to in our house as "Red's chair."  I allowed our dog Red to sleep in this chair only.  I threw a big comforter over it and that's where she parked herself.  When she passed away, I found myself using it to watch TV and eventually start reading and writing there.  It's very comfortable!
I came across several articles and images about how to design your own prayer corner.  I thought it was a lovely idea, but I just never did anything about it.  Then one day I looked at the mess that was serving as my prayer corner and decided I needed a clean and inviting place to... Read more »

Our Lady of Fatima 100 years of stories, prayers, and devotions

If you are Catholic (and even if you’re not), you know that this is the 100th anniversary of Our Lady of Fatima, perhaps the most significant apparitions of Our Lady in modern times.  Why are they significant?  Because what was seen and told to Lucia dos Santos and her cousins, Jacinta and Francisco Marto is... Read more »
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