Reflections on the Joyful Mysteries

With this blog, I am offering brief meditations on the five joyful mysteries. My long-range plan is to share similar reflections on each of the four mysteries of the rosary. Thus, after the joyful mysteries, we will move on to the luminous, the sorrowful, and the glorious mysteries. But these will not follow...

The Gift of Good Advice

On Mother’s Day, my grandpa always tells everyone they should wish fathers a Happy Mother’s Day, too, because “If it weren’t for your father, your mother wouldn’t be your mother.” So, it is in that same spirit that I wish a Happy Father’s Day to all fathers and...

People are Living in Motels

People are living in motels. Did you know that? Thanks to Mary Rose Mission, I’ve been able to help deliver groceries to individuals and families living in pay-by-the-week motels in Northern Kentucky. The experience is both humbling and horrifying. I had no idea this was happening. Well,...

God is Everywhere!

Recently my husband, Richard, and I took an amazing trip to the Mediterranean. We had planned this trip for years. For us this wasn’t a vacation, it was TRAVEL. We were especially excited to visit Italy and Turkey, both rich in history and each uniquely different. I had been to Italy and Turkey before, but...

Psalm 20

The psalmist addresses the king and prays that he will be victorious in battle.  In verse 7 he is called “the anointed (messiah) of the LORD” and in verse 10 he is called “king.”  We think immediately of the promises made to David and his descendants in the Second Book of Samuel, chapter 7, and the...

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