Catholic Public Speaker and Inspirational Author: Embracing the virtues to live a happier life!

Pray for Holiness: 3 Day Quote Challenge, Day 1

AFamilyThatPraysTogetherMelanie Jean Juneau, of Joy of Nine 9, noted for her sense of humor, and motherly skills, has tagged me for the Three Day Quote Challenge. I’m always up for a challenge, so thanks Melanie for the honor of participating in this little endeavor to spread the Good News of Jesus Christ.

The rules of this challenge:

  1. Post one quotation a day for three days (they can be from other sources or one of your own).
  2. Nominate 3 other bloggers to participate per post.
  3. Thank the blogger who nominated you.

Being one to blog about the virtues, of course, my quotes will center on the virtues that bring us to holiness. There are so many to choose from, Continue reading

Family Love: The Glue of Life

Hebrews 13-5

Family Love

… the love between siblings and cousins, the love for grandparents, parents, aunts and uncles, nieces and nephews. You can choose your friends, but not your family – how true! Many of us have relatives that if given a choice, might not be our “friend.” Nonetheless, they are a part of our family. It is the family bond that keeps us together in the good times and the bad – we are there for each other, especially in those bad times, when “friends” run in the opposite direction.

We show our friends our good side for the most part, with the not-so-good stuff kept buried in our past. However, it is our family members who Continue reading