This Lent, CatholicMom.com is partnering with CRS Rice Bowl in a special way, sharing the CRS Rice Bowl featured recipes on each Lenten Friday. Today, Michele Faehnle samples Cheese Empanadas, a recipe from Colombia.
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Pope Francis has called us to make a special effort to live out the Works of Mercy during the Lenten season. Michele Faehnle and Emily Jaminet provide moms with more free downloadable resources with their new “Corporal and Spiritual Works of Mercy Examination of Conscience Guides.”
Sometimes God gives us a rare gift, a meeting of old friends that touches our heart like nothing else can. Today Michele Faehnle reflects on a special visit she had with two women who have inspired her to offer her small prayers and sacrifices for those on the forefront of the pro-life movement.
Being recognized as a frequent flier at a local fast food drive-in helps Michele Faehnle re-evaluate her spending and how she is helping the poorest of the poor. With a Year of Mercy Jar project inspired by Fr. Michael Gaitley, MIC, her family hopes to make a sacrifice of love to help children in third world countries.
Michele Faehnle and Emily Jaminet have launched a new ministry, Divine Mercy for Moms, that encourages families to engage in works of mercy. Here’s how you can share your testimony on the works of mercy and inspire other families!
God is always sending us special messages, many times through our friends and family. Michele Faehnle shares how God has reached down and touched her through text messages and through these instances she has learned to better listen to the promptings of the Holy Spirit to help others.