A close friend is going through a rough time right now but she remains faithful that God will get her through. I asked how she was doing the other day, and here was her reply…
This seven minute video is well-worth watching. It’s the story of a great kid from our hometown of Rockford, Michigan (right by Grand Rapids), and the pain he has been through in his life. It’s raw, and it’s real… God bless Jacob for wanting to make a difference in someone’s life, and now with this […]
Read an excerpt from a beautiful story I just found online at CatholicMom.com (where I am also a contributing writer). 🙂 After the excerpt, just click on the link to finish reading. And then let me know what you think in the comments… “What the hell are you doing?” I yelled out the back door. “Go back to bed!” he shouted back. “I’m just protecting my house and my family.”
The video below from August of 2008 isn’t something I’m sharing just to draw out your emotions, even though it definitely will. I’m posting it because there is a great message here about how our faith isn’t always free of the “whys” in life. I’ll be sharing more in future posts about my faith journey recently and some of my own struggles, but for now watch and hear how one family learned that faith is living with the questions we have, and that death doesn’t have to be the end. Instead we can grieve with hope.