Why Put God First? What’s in It for Me?

Within our spirits, there are often divine capabilities and heroic virtues lying dormant and unused. Christine Watkins shares the secret of how they can be awakened and our lives transformed.


To Visit the Imprisoned

What does the corporal act of mercy, “to visit the imprisoned,” mean to the modern parent? Roxane Salonen explores some thoughts on why we shouldn’t ignore the incarcerated among us.

For Your Family
Culture and Fun

Sunday of the Four Popes

In honor of the feast day of Pope St. John Paul II this month, Rebecca Willen tells her story from the canonization day.


Apparently It's Just A Season of Life

How do you balance cleaning and stopping to enjoy your children? Courtney Vallejo ponders this on behalf of moms with overloaded sinks and too much laundry to be washed.

Book Notes

Book Review: Mary's Way: The Power of Entrusting Your Child to God

Patrice Fagnant-MacArthur offers a review of “Mary’s Way: The Power of Entrusting Your Child to God” by Judy Landrieu Klein, who bravely shares her pain and suffering so that we may learn from her example and marvel at the way God and Mary have worked in her life.

Tech Talk

My Favorite APP! Discerning Hearts

Back-to-school routines should include prayer! Marya Jauregui describes her family’s back-to-school prayer routine, aided by the Discerning Hearts App.