AT THE MACRO LEVEL: As this week draws to a close, yesterday @ 9:21 DT, the northern hemisphere of our planet entered into Autumnal (fall) equinox. In the upcoming weeks we will witness hues of yellow, gold, red and purple adorning trees and shrubs in our neighborhoods. It’s […]
I am a life-long learning; by profession, I am a special education teacher. I teach with passion and the belief that within each student is the "inner teacher" guiding them to find the answers to life's most important questions. With that said, I seek creative ways to help my students discover their inner teacher. I find myself involved in a lot of projects and programs. Other interests include: writing and reflecting on my teaching practice, hosting guests at my BnB, DIY home projects, gardening, composting, aquaponics, reading, and spending time with family and friends. My life values are guided by the Gospel of Jesus and the Franciscan Charism. I am an Associate of the Franciscan Sisters of the Sacred Heart which at the heart is showing compassion and doing works of neighborly love.
The readership of Parents and Catechists together continues to branch out and cover a broader audience than it did when I started blogging four years ago. So dear readers I thought it would be helpful to set the stage for SCORE @ St. Nicholas in Evanston, IL. SCORE […]
The recent murder of Father Jacques Hamel is too horrible to imagine. How it happened is contained in this article from the UK’s Mirror. Let us pray for our world and ask for Fr. Hamel’s intercession, for he is a martyr who now is with God. Below are […]
Parents play a significant role preparing their child for their first experience of Eucharist. As catechist, one of my roles is to support parents during this time of faith formation. This past Sunday at SCORE class, the energy and enthusiasm of the children during class was liken to a mini-Pentecost experience. […]