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Archive - November 2016

Save French television

Save French television

“Dear Future Mom” is among the most powerful little videos ever produced. Fifteen young people with Down syndrome give a message of joy and hope in several languages.  The simply goal is to assure women expecting a baby with Down Syndrome that the...

Christ Our King

Christ Our King

As we end the Liturgical Year and the Jubilee Year of Mercy we are reminded that Christ is our King. His kingdom is not here, but through the open doors of His Heart are we allowed in to His Kingdom. These doors always remain open, as the Holy doors...

A reality check

A reality check

For you know how one must imitate us. For we did not act in a disorderly way among you, nor did we eat food received free from anyone. On the contrary, in toil and drudgery, night and day we worked, so as not to burden any of you. Not that we do not...

Torn in two

Torn in two

So, why do I go on like this, Not living where you live, O life? I die shot through With arrows sharpened By all my heart conceives of my beloved. Since you’ve wounded my heart, why, Why don’t you make it whole? You’ve stolen it— Why leave it lying...

Mercy Hasn’t Petered Out

Mercy Hasn’t Petered Out

The Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy isn’t over. Yet. This week in Challenge, the team leaders and I were talking to our ECyD girls about the year of mercy and how we’re going to finish strong- live it to the full- to the very end. Here in the...

Here comes history

Here comes history

Many Americans are trying to hold two seemingly incompatible truths in their minds at the same moment:  The sun came up this morning and Donald Trump will be the 45th President of the United States. It must be true, because even the New York Times...