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 […]
I’m offering it up. There is this challenge in my life and I’m not going to let it get the best of me. I’ve been praying about it for at least a year now. And the Lord is bringing me to greater peace and understanding about it.
In my last column I said I was going to try slowing things down a bit. Well, that’s not working out so well. Actually, things are happening at a pretty fast clip around here.
Last Advent I tried something different. I kept a daily log of who I saw the face of Jesus in by their kind words, deeds or actions.
Scribbling hope. That’s how I would describe my attendance at this fall’s Diocesan Council of Catholic Women conference on Saturday, Sept. 17. I usually write down things that people say or something that I read that touches me in my little cheapo composition tablets from Walmart or Target. Kind of like, treasures of the heart. […]
Shortly before I started the fifth grade, my family moved from a farm in South Dakota to the farm where my mom grew up in Minnesota. Naturally, with this move came a change in schools. I went from public school to a Catholic grade school. This was my introduction to sisters — as in nuns […]