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Lent: Taking it Further Than Just Fishsticks on Fridays

Lent is here.  Restaurants and grocery stores are running seafood specials left and right.  Meal-planning is slightly easier now, as I will be serving fish sticks every Friday evening for the next 6 weeks.  But, I know there’s more to this special Liturgical season than the consumption of crispy battered hunks of cod.  I want… Continue reading Lent: Taking it Further Than Just Fishsticks on Fridays

Prayer · Prayer Requests

Prayer Needs of Elizabeth Ministry/ RECLAiM, February 2017

The needs of Elizabeth Ministry continue to be many and serious, affecting a multitude of individuals and families. Please join us in prayer: • For the healing of EM founder, Jeannie Hannemann, who had suffered a stroke several months ago, recently underwent a surgery to remove a kidney stone, and most recently suffered a severe… Continue reading Prayer Needs of Elizabeth Ministry/ RECLAiM, February 2017

Infertility · Relationships

Titus II Part 4: An Interview with Carrie Huebner on Helping Those Living with Infertility

We all know the familiar quote, “If at first you don’t succeed, try, try, again!” This quote can be such a motivator when you are determined to achieve a degree, go for the Olympic gold, or move up in your career. The words even egg you on if you are trying to win the Publisher’s… Continue reading Titus II Part 4: An Interview with Carrie Huebner on Helping Those Living with Infertility

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Titus 2 Part 3: Now It’s My Turn

My role as an older woman has evolved. For whomever God sends me, I have learned to first be her intercessor, then her friend and finally a spiritual mother. Once she trusts me, I try to give wise counsel but only when asked and only when she comes to me. My door is now wide… Continue reading Titus 2 Part 3: Now It’s My Turn

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Titus 2 Part 2: Why I’m Grateful for the Active Elders in my Life

I strongly feel that God is raising up an army of older women to help form this generation. Like me when I was young, there are many young women have not been formed in their faith. They go to church weekly, but our one, holy, catholic, apostolic, faith has not yet sunk its’ roots down… Continue reading Titus 2 Part 2: Why I’m Grateful for the Active Elders in my Life