Lent Has Begun

Today is Ash Wednesday and the beginning of Lent for Catholics as well as other religions. So just what is Lent? Well Lent is the forty-day liturgical season of fasting, special prayer and alms (charity) giving in preparation for Easter. I know that sounds like a lot but it really isn't. At least VIEW POST

Failure of the Church

I am sure that you have all heard by now what is going on within the Catholic Church and the abuse rocking it. As a Catholic I struggle with this. I, in fact, grew up in a church where the priest was involved in a scandal years later. It turned out that he had an affair with a woman and she said he VIEW POST

My Favorite Bible Verse

We all have a bible verse that we just love. There may be a reason behind it or maybe it just struck a chord with you the first time you heard it. I have one as well and I will share it with you in a moment. First I want to share why it is my favorite. VIEW POST

When Faith Fails

  As children most of us have undying faith. We believe because our parents taught us to do just that. We never second guess anything. As we grow up we begin to second guess everything. I didn't when it came to my faith. I was like the child who still believed in Santa Clause. God was VIEW POST