December 10th, 2007

Your Turn: All You Want for Christmas

Admit it, ladies. We can be hard to shop for. I am sure there is more than one panicked husband out there who could use some help with his Christmas shopping list. So let’s give them some hints by sharing a few gift-giving do’s and don’ts.

I’ll start by telling men what not to give the love of your life for Christmas. Read on carefully, gentlemen.

1. Do not buy

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December 10th, 2007

Advent Day 10

The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall I be afraid? Psalm 27:1

Today’s task: Pray. Stop making excuses and make the time to read the Bible, say a Rosary, a novena, or just to sit still in God’s presence. Today’s crazy idea: taking eight kids Christmas shopping (to buy gifts for each other

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December 10th, 2007

The Father Brown Reader

What a remarkable accomplishment Nancy Brown has achieved with the publication of The Father Brown Reader: Stories from Chesterton. If you are a fan of G.K. Chesterton, you will appreciate this opportunity to introduce young readers to his entertaining and edifying Father Brown Stories. Nancy Brown has adapted 4 of the stories for younger readers: The Blue Cross, The Strange Feet, The Flying Stars, and The Absence of Mr.

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December 10th, 2007

Spread Some Christmas Cheer

Today you should head on over to my sister’s blog where she is doing a very good thing for a very good cause.