Everyday Stewardship Reflections

Dining With Scoundrels

I’ve always counseled my sons about the company they keep, that they should surround themselves with persons who encourage good behavior.  It’s advice that pretty much every parent has offered at some point. But unfortunately it seems that Jesus doesn’t have our back on this sage parental advice. Click here to read the full post

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Everyday Stewardship: The Last Shall Be First

It seems to be human nature to want to be first, the best, or the greatest. We think there is a great value to be on top. We are sure if we can be better than everyone else, the prize waiting for us will ultimately satisfy. Jesus’ disciples argued about which one of them was […]

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Driving Lessons

Driving Lessons

Giving driving lessons is a lot like our relationship with God. When we trust in God we learn when to accelerate and when to slow down. Like driving, life has a way of bringing many things at us at one time. Click here to read the full post

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Eucharistic Congress

One > 12,000

This past weekend at the Eucharistic Congress in Charlotte, NC, thousands of Catholic marched through the streets and celebrated Jesus’ real presence in their midst and in their very souls. Click here to read the full post

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Virgin Mary

Our Human Destiny

We must never brush off the place we have in God’s plan. How will those we see in our everyday lives come to know the Lord and then find salvation? Click here to read the full post

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Jesus

Everyday Stewardship: My Children Need Jesus

I cannot offer much to calm the fears of my children other than give them love. However, I can lead them to the one who has the power to truly defeat anything or anyone that seeks to harm them. His name is Jesus. Click here to read the full post

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World Smile Day is Coming!

World Smile Day is coming up in a few weeks, a day dedicated to doing random acts of kindness for the people we encounter in our daily lives. Of course we should embrace that effort throughout the year, but if we can get people, religious and non-religious, to do more good for even one day, it’s […]

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The Mind

Stewardship of the Mind

We have been given our mind and intellect as gifts from God. As good stewards we are called to cultivate knowledge and develop our reasoning skills and offer them back to God and to the Body of Christ. Click here to read the full post

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Pope Francis

Let Mercy Flow Throughout the Land

As good stewards we must consider how we will not only seek mercy for ourselves in this extraordinary time, but also how we will be instruments of mercy to those around us. Who is in need of your forgiveness? Who needs to hear you speak about God’s mercy for them? Click here to read the full […]

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No silver bullet

There Is No Silver Bullet

Some feel like if they only had this or that, won the lottery, or got rid of something else they would be complete, or at least better off than they are now. Unfortunately, there is no silver bullet for becoming successful or happy. It’s a choice to be the best and do the most with what we […]

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Mirror

Everyday Stewardship: Answering the Question of “Why?”

Stewardship must never be reduced to simply ministry fairs, commitment cards, and stewardship directories. These tools teach us how to practice our stewardship, but they are not stewardship in of themselves.So why do we share our time, talent, and treasure? What does it matter? Click here to read the full post

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Back to School

Good School Stewardship

Kids are headed back to school but are they being good stewards while they’re there? Here are ten important lessons for Christian parents to instill in their children to ensure this school year is lived for the glory of God. Click here to read the full post

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