Are You REALLY Pro-LIfe?

By Diane Meads
January 24, 2022

From 2016 to 2020, I taught Theology and served as Campus Minister at our local Catholic high school. Each year, one of our epic...Read more

Imperfection and Family Life

By Blake Brooks
January 9, 2022

As Catholic Christians we often hear God is calling us to do extraordinary things, to a life of magnanimity ( greatness of soul )....Read more

Make This Year Yours

By Lyndsay Brooks
January 2, 2022

The coming of a new year is frequently filled with personal reflection. We ponder moments from the past year, its joys and tribulations. In...Read more

What Are You Worth? You Are Worth More Than Life Itself!

By Rose Marie Rudolph
November 17, 2021

“It is love alone that gives worth to all things.” – St. Teresa of Avila

If you haven’t been...Read more

Maslow's Needs and Poverty's Catch 22

By Emma Bucher
October 26, 2021

A New Home for Survivors of Human Trafficking in Peoria

I am super enthusiastic to announce that I’m part of an organization...Read more

What Life Asks of You

By Stephen Tony
October 17, 2021

In my last few posts, I mentioned I’ve been training for the Chicago marathon. I ran it last Sunday. This had been a dream...Read more

Reflections from a Garden

By Anna Berlinger
October 3, 2021

Ruthless in love, the gardener has stripped me — ripped away all the parched, cracked, and brittle remnants of last year’s fruit. He has...Read more

Questions That Catholic Parents Should Answer

By Diane Meads
September 26, 2021

I love podcasts. If you show up at my house during a time that my (very active!) toddler is napping, you’ll likely find me...Read more

TOB & The Next Life

By Blake Brooks
September 22, 2021

A couple weeks ago I wrote about Heaven in relation to the Field of Dreams game and movie. That spurred me to dive deeper...Read more

Put On the Armor of God or Fan the Flames of Evil

By Rose Marie Rudolph
September 5, 2021

"Put on the armor of God so that you may be able to stand firm against the tactics of the devil." (Eph. 6:11)...Read more