4 Steps to a Catholic Vacation Bible School at Your Parish

  Summer may be ending, but it’s not too early to be thinking about using Catholic vacation bible school programs in your parish next summer. Here are four steps to take, including a list of great Catholic VBS programs.   … Read More

How Pro-Life Values Strengthen Your Family: Three Ways to Live the Culture of Life at Home

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  Building a culture of life in the home not only helps society, but transforms our families as well. Here are three ways to start. Editor’s note: We’re pleased to welcome Laura Kizior and Mary Kizior, content developers for American Life League, to Peanut … Read More

Every Great Mother Teaches Her Children the Way Of Gratitude (and the Force)

The guy in the grocery store line wanted to know how moms teach their kids “the way of the Force.” (He saw my Star Wars shirt.) How about starting with gratitude? Here are seven great strategies even Obi Wan would approve of. … Read More

The Suffering Servant | Breaking Open the Word at Home

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  As we heard in last week’s Gospel, being a Christian means embracing suffering—not seeking it out or relishing it—but seeing in it value and purpose when it comes our way.   by Jen Schlameuss-Perry This Sunday, we’re reading the Scriptures … Read More