Category Archives: Catholic Writing and Publishing

Rejecting “Common Sense” has caused the Rejection of the Golden Rule

It seems that the fear of litigation has triggered the ongoing evaporation of common sense.  What triggered my need to defend common sense are three separate incidents that I experienced over the past month. As you will see, each of … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: June 4, 2017

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. John 20:19-23 In the evening of that same day, the first day of the week, the doors were closed in … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: May 28, 2017

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. First Peter 4:13-16 But in so far as you share in the sufferings of Christ, be glad, so that you … Continue reading

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The Twelve Steps to being a Spiritual Writer

Step Eleven – Sought through prayer and meditation to improve our writing by seeking a conscious contact with God – praying only for the knowledge of His will for our work and the power to carry that out.   I … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: May 21, 2017

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. First Peter 3:15-18 Simply proclaim the Lord Christ holy in your hearts, and always have your answer ready for people … Continue reading

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No Man Left Behind

Pentecost approaches. We are in the middle of “the 50” and the life of the Church looks forward to the reminder.  We remember the day that it was all too, too real and God chose to put  a final rest … Continue reading

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Failure, Fatima and Fasting

JMJ I teach math in a public high school. Like any job, it provides daily challenges. Sometimes, though, education creates situations that really test me, both professionally and personally. For six years, I have taught Calculus III to a collection … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Post: May 14, 2018

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. John 14:1-12 Do not let your hearts be troubled. You trust in God, trust also in me. In my Father’s … Continue reading

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Me? An evangelist?

Did you know that when you were baptized, you were anointed to be an evangelist? Yes — you, I and every Christian are meant to bring others into a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. How do we do that? There are … Continue reading

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The Twelve Steps of being a Spiritual Writer

  Step Ten – Continue to examine ourselves, our writing and our writing gift daily and when we are wrong, promptly admit it. By now we have asked God to reveal all the mistakes and sins of our past. We … Continue reading

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