Category Archives: Catholic Writing and Publishing

CWG Prayer Chain Post: April 30, 2017

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. Acts 2:14, 22-28 Then Peter stood up with the Eleven and addressed them in a loud voice: ‘Men of Judaea, … Continue reading

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Finding Patience, by Virginia Lieto and Carole Hahn Panzner

When the Livingstone family relocates, their daughters miss their old neighborhood and friends. The eldest, Faith can’t wait for school to start so that she can make new friends. Unfortunately, Faith is shy, and the children on the school bus, … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: April 23, 2017

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. First Peter 1:3-9 Blessed be God the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who in his great mercy has given … Continue reading

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The Twelve Steps to being a Spiritual Writer

Step Nine – Make direct amends to fellow writers, publishers, illustrators, family or readers that I may have harmed wherever possible, except when to do so would injure them or others. Last week we worked on reparation. Did you make … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: April 16, 2017

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. Happy Easter! Jesus Christ is risen!   The power of prayer and the power of people praying. APRIL INTENTION PRAYER The … Continue reading

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Render Unto Uncle Sam…

As I reflected on what I would discuss this month, I felt called to juxtapose two familiar quotes. The first comes from a hero of the American Revolution, Benjamin Franklin, written in a letter to Jean-Baptiste Leroy in 1789. Franklin … Continue reading

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CWG Book Blast – Cynthia Toney’s “6 Dates to Disaster (Bird Face series, book three”

This month, the Catholic Writers’ Guild is touring Guildie Cynthia Toney’s book, “6 Dates to Disaster (Bird Face series, book three).”  It is an SOA winner. Teaser: When Wendy’s family has money problems, she must find a way on her … Continue reading

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Rightfully Ours, by Carolyn Astfalk

Rightfully Ours tells of buried gold, but more importantly, it reveals something far more precious in rural, North Central Pennsylvania.  The treasure hunters, Rachel Mueller and Paul Porter, find themselves in the Mueller’s kitchen early in the school year, flummoxed … Continue reading

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The Promise of Lent and Grace of Eastertide

The one who began a good work in you will continue to complete it until the day of Christ Jesus. (Phillipians 1:6) As the end of Lent nears, we see how far we have come. And we see how far … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: April 9, 2017

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. Philippians 2:6-11 Who, being in the form of God, did not count equality with God something to be grasped. But … Continue reading

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