Category Archives: Catholic Writing and Publishing

CWG Prayer Chain Post: November 12, 2017

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. Wisdom 6:12-16 Resplendent and unfading is wisdom, and she is readily perceived by those who love her, and found by … Continue reading

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The Gift of Red

Advent and Christmas were always bright and happy times in my childhood home.  While focus was on preparing for the coming of Christ, mixed in with that anticipation was the fun of decorating.  Red was everywhere and in every room.  … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: November 5, 2017

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. Thessalonians 2:7b-9, 13 We were gentle among you, as a nursing mother cares for her children. With such affection for … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: October 29, 2017

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. Matthew 22:34-40 When the Pharisees heard that Jesus had silenced the Sadducees, they gathered together, and one of them, a … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: October 22, 2017

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. Matthew 22:15-21 The Pharisees went off and plotted how they might entrap Jesus in speech. They sent their disciples to … Continue reading

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The Measuring Stick

So, how’s it going?  Here we are again, Advent is close, Easter follows winter.  The cycle of life goes on and the Church is a mirror to that.  If you are a fairly new Catholic or one who has been … Continue reading

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CWG Prayer Chain Post: October 15, 2017

The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment. Isaiah 25:6-10 On this mountain, the LORD of hosts will provide for all peoples a feast of rich food and … Continue reading

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Trust in Princes

JMJ What do Hollywood, the NFL, and the Catholic Church have in common? They all have fans whose faith has been shaken by the behavior of the heroes they held in high esteem. This happened because they lost focus on … Continue reading

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Mary and the secret to evangelization

“Faith is an encounter with Jesus Christ, with God, from which faith is born, and from there it brings you to witness,” Pope Francis tweeted. That’s what happened to the Virgin Mary. Mary’s encounter with God’s messenger changed her life. … Continue reading

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Lepidoptera Blessings

  The day after hurricane Irma, I marveled at a swallowtail butterfly gliding through my front yard; a graceful, welcome reprieve from the harsh winds of the day before. It was huge, soaring and totally unexpected.  This isn’t the first … Continue reading

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