Category: Hope

Friday Challenge 

Friday Challenge The Challenge continues.  Throughout most of our lives many of us have had somebody older and more wise help us by giving us beneficial wisdom that challenged us to new heights.  Take the time today to pay it forward. Take the following steps and be a mentor: Recognize specifically the person’s skills and

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What is “mortal sin?”

What is “mortal sin?” With the current buzz about Pope Francis proclaiming certain acts a mortal sin, it may be appropriate to state the Church’s long standing teaching on how to determine if certain acts are a mortal sin.  This post is not about making a statement on the Pope’s moral teaching. Certainly, the items

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Hope in the Storm

Hope in the Storm This time last year I was busily working through the final rewrites and edits of my first book: The Storm: A Time of Mercy, Choices and Hope published by Hope and Life Press. To say it has been a whirlwind year would be an understatement. Getting the book published was, in my

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Some People Embrace Evil

Some People Embrace Evil Who answering said to them: An evil and adulterous generation seeks a sign: and a sign shall not be given it (Matthew 12:39)  As a follow-up to this week’s earlier post: Some People Choose Evil, I would like to expound further on the effects of evil and how it transforms what

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