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3 Ways to Start Your Authentic Life

Corinthians 12:!4 Indeed, the body does not consist of one member but of many

I’ve been avoiding the truth from you. I haven’t been living authentically. I know what you are may be thinking… why would a woman who teaches people “how to live your best self with God” not be living authentically, well the only answer I can give is… FEAR. You see I am Catholic, yes Catholic.…

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5 First Holy Communion Sacramental Preparation Programs

First Holy Communion Sacrament Preparation Programs- Supplemental or Homeschool catechism

Whether you homeschool or not, you may consider looking into supplemental First Holy Communion preparation programs for you child. Even if your child is going to Religious Education at your church, it doesn’t hurt to reinforce those ideas at home. And it will mean so much for your child to see your actions and words…

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4 Things I Learned From My One-Year-Old During Mass

How to get through Mass Church Service with Children Behaving Well. Catholic Mass and Kids behaving plus scripture inspiration

Going to Mass with a one year old is always easy – said no parent ever. I am embarrassed to admit that recently I woke up on Sunday feeling a bit of dread about going to Mass. Just the thought of corralling my high-energy one-year-old while also attempting to pay attention myself was exhausting. Typically,…

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Journaling About Jesus’ Miracles with Children

journaling about jesus' miracles

My super awesome MIL found us a “Jesus’ Miracles” felt board set at our local Goodwill store recently!  I LOVE that we’ve got her eyes and ears out and about snagging these great deals with us in mind!  It couldn’t have come at a better time as I was just brainstorming how I was going…

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Her 9th C-Section & Trusting in God

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I swallowed deeply as I reread her answer. This will be her 9th C-section. I know the risks and her faith is evident… but I couldn’t stop myself form asking more questions and then sharing the answers. Because the world has to hear this. The world has to hear the complete trust she has in…

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How Your Worldly Views Affect the Perception of Your Cross

A faithful mom offers up her cross and wonders if God shouldn't make life a little easier for the faithful

What I hadn’t been adequately prepared for, thanks more to my own ignorance and media consumption and less to any failure on my own parents’ part, was the extent to which I was going to be asked to take up my cross. Yes, I know. It’s stupid. It’s in the Bible over and over again, the parts about being…

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