Catholics in our country are barely aware that our coreligionists around the world are persecuted in dozens of countries.
As Catholics, we lose a lot of battles in the public arena. Sometimes giving up and opting out appears to be the best option, but it is not.
As we prepare during this Advent season, the sweetest gifts we can give require a commodity more precious than treasure: time.
Gratitude. We are invited each year, with the celebration of Thanksgiving, to reflect on the many things we are thankful for: family, friends, faith, health, finances and the list goes on.
Though change is difficult to many, we will hopefully have learned to have an openness, an acceptance and an understanding to new and loving ways of thinking, acting and relating to God, ourselves and others.
This year’s MEA weekend destination was Bemidji. Emma, our oldest, goes to Bemidji State University so that little detail was a factor in our decision. It was last year at this time that I experienced Bemidji for the first time ever. Unreal, right? I just always gravitated to the North Shore whenever I vacationed prior […]
All Saints Day, Nov. 1, is a feast day to honor blessed people who could not be included in the church’s formal list of saints. But also of great importance was the day before it, Oct. 31, which was a traditional pagan harvest feast day.
With health conscious consumers are demanding high-protein foods, especially in snacks, responding to these market expectations is a smart move by farmers.