“Sacraments are like hoses. They are the channels of the living water of God’s grace. Our faith is like opening the faucet. We can open it a lot, a little, or not at all.” ― Peter Kreeft
This recipe for homemade model magic type clay results in a dough which is lighter and softer than the homemade play-dough and has a very nice feel to it. It also does not have flour, if you have kids with gluten allergies.
I had the privilege of taking our teen youth group to the March for Life in Washington DC this year. What an amazing experience!
Our Lady of Guadalupe: My little son, there are many I could send. But you are the one I have chosen.
This past weekend, our teen youth group did some leaf raking for the elderly in our neighborhood. We teamed up an ecumenical organization made up of four local churches.
Through him the whole structure is held together and grows into a temple sacred in the Lord; in him you also are being built together into a dwelling place of God in the Spirit.
One Body and one Spirit, as you were also called to the one hope of your call; one Lord, one faith, one baptism; one God and Father of all, who is over all and through all and in all.
In contrast, the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, generosity, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control.
We can be tempted to think that we are saved because we do this or that, but in fact the reading tells us that only faith working through love does anything
For freedom Christ set us free; so stand firm and do not submit again to the yoke of slavery.