There are few things more frustrating as a parent than trying to give your child a gift or help them experience something new, but, due to fatigue, confusion, diaper rash or distraction, they aren’t capable of receiving the offer.
Pete Burak reminds us even in a pandemic, we can still pray.
Everyone with glasses or contacts understands the sensation of seeing leaves on trees after putting on glasses for the first time.
Confirmation – much more than a certificate of completion.
Christianity’s bold claims shine brightest when things are darkest.
Peter’s journey of faith is a microcosm for all of us.
Many of us just try to survive Lent until we can satiate our increasing hunger for dessert, Instagram, alcohol or the snooze button. Columnist Pete Burak invites you to consider it from a different perspective.
In recent years, usually around the beginning of November, I’ve noticed a growin...
As Christians, we’ve been given a sneak peek of where this most miraculous story leads. Reset your expectations this Advent and see what happens when you await the Lord with an open heart.
Each experience is unique - be ready to share yours.
Then Jesus said to his disciples, “Whoever wishes to come after me must deny himself, take up his cross, and follow me.” (Mt 16:24) These are challenging words from Jesus. They cut to the heart and demand a response.
“Rejoice in the Lord always, again I will say, Rejoice.
Anyone who’s played sports, pursued music or developed a new personal skill or trait has probably heard it said, “If you’re not getting better, you’re getting worse!”
When I read a familiar Gospel story, I ask God to help me see it with new eyes and think about it with a deeper meaning.
Love allows us to see people as their Creator sees them, and when we look through his lens, love becomes giving and not taking.
True humility allows us to see and act like Jesus.
Lent... it’s not a time to lock ourselves in a personal dungeon.
His mother said to the servers, “Do whatever he tells you.”
God, make my path lead straight to you
A memory of a mother's kindness reminds us how much God loves us.
We are all called to live and share the Gospel by combining our gifts with others to do the work he has planned for us.
Gratitude reminds us who is really in charge.
Unexpected waiting delays can remind us that God is in charge of the details
Ways you can be still in the middle of your busy life and and ask Jesus to enter with his peace.