Book Review: Room at My Table by Evelyn Bence

Room at my Table may seem, at at first glance, like light reading. Indeed, the lively prose and entertaining anecdotes make for quick page turning. But after digesting a few reflections, one finds a volume that is expertly written, and carefully crafted through and through. On a personal note, I was thoroughly impressed with the writing and the spiritual exposition displayed in this inspiring book.

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Buying Christian Christmas Cards: 5 Online Sources

After a frustrating trip to Target, I realized that Christmas cards with Christian themes and images are available online. Here are some options. Next, the title of this post: "Christian Christmas?" It sounds off. That said, we all understand the dynamics of Christmas secular/religious/everything in between. So without delving into the whole "reason for the season" discussion, let me get right to the point: Christmas cards.

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“You Gotta Go Where the Dogs Are” – Taking St. Francis Day to the Park

This past Saturday, October 4th, was the feast day of Saint Francis of Assisi. It is a tradition to bless animals on this date, as St. Francis is the patron saint of animals. Many churches and schools hold blessings ceremonies. This year, as the date fell on a Saturday, my family and I decided to do some extra blessings - at the local dog park.

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