hashtag blessed

I see this all the time. People who are all “God answers prayers!” and hashtagging photos with things like #miracles and #blessed and all that. And I can’t help myself, I roll my eyes. Wait, no, let me explain. It’s not that I think it’s all hooey. Far from it. I’m actually quite the Catholic girl.…

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To the Older Crowd at Mass

Christmas Eve we went to Mass – the 6:30 pm mass to be precise, not the 4 pm Children’s Mass. We chose the 6:30 mass because the teen girl was singing with her youth group choir then.  And also, after years of having to do the Children’s Mass for various reasons, it’s nice to go…

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That time we had to nail Jesus back to the cross

Those words came out of my mouth the other day.  I can’t even remember how this popped into my head, this memory from the dawning time of our marriage (which was many many moons and children ago.) But yeah, there I was, meeting a new group of women and the words “We had to nail…

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