Author Jessica Ptomey
Are you hoping to experience peace and joy throughout the busyness of the upcoming holidays and seasons? Jessica Ptomey shares how being intentional, removing distractions, and keeping celebrations simple (yet deep) will bring a peaceful close to this liturgical year and a beautiful beginning to the next.
In our digitally distracted society today, the word “solitude” is more akin to loneliness for people than renewal. Jessica Ptomey argues that we need to create and protect spaces for solitude–for ourselves and for our children–and she shares how she has aimed to intentionally do just that.
Our souls long for empathetic relationships during experiences of personal suffering and the suffering of our loved ones. Jessica Ptomey brings us to the image of Mary at the foot of Jesus’ cross, reminding us that Christ and His Blessed Mother provide perfect sources and role models of empathy.