Browsing: Family Life
Mary Lou Rosien shares the story of her grandparents’ flight from Burma to escape persecution and how they were helped by a Muslim businessman without regard to their differences in faith.
Celeste Behe was a quiet, dreamy child whose worst fault was getting so lost in a book that she became oblivious to everything around her. If any kid ever had Attention Deficit Disorder, it obviously wasn’t Celeste. Or was it? It’s only recently, after years spent losing things, missing appointments, forgetting basic information, leaving tasks unfinished, and putting her foot in her mouth that Celeste has realized that she did, and still does, struggle with the symptoms of ADD. What could be funnier?
Marianna Bartholomew learned about a brand-new saint on a family vacation. This saint’s story reminds us that if we pray and listen, God will lead our steps in our own unique voyage. Sometimes, he might lead us out of our comfort zone, but the rewards are great.
Need some help throwing a baptism party? Jen Steed shares how to throw a baptism party even after you’ve just given birth.
Letitia Velasquez explores the role of advocacy groups in encouraging parents facing a prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome. From diagnosis to adulthood, those who are blessed to know people with Down syndrome are flooding the media with joyful images of fulfilling lives lived with an extra chromosome.