Our Godson’s Baptism

"Baptism is the sacrament that gives our souls the new life of sanctifying grace by which we become Christians, children of God, and heirs of heaven." ~ My Catholic FaithLoving God, Creator of all good things, Thank you for the gift of life given to our godchild. What...

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Baptism Pictures

Baptism Pictures

I DO have quite a few pictures to share from Ben's Baptism yesterday, thanks to our friend Marc, who so kindly agreed to use my camera... (Thank you Marc!!) However, I just couldn't get my computer to cooperate last night when I tried to upload them. Today I am busy...

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Prayer to St. John Bosco

Prayer to St. John Bosco

O glorious Saint John Bosco, who in order to lead young people to the feet of the divine Master and to mold them in the light of faith and Christian morality didst heroically sacrifice thyself to the very end of thy life and didst set up a proper religious Institute...

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WoW ~ Week 3

It's Wednesday ALREADY?!? Ugh! I was doing great. I weighed on Saturday, and was down another couple pounds, but I totally blew it Saturday night eating pizza and the scale jumped up FOUR POUNDS! I didn't think it would make that much of a difference. Obviously it...

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My Daybook ~ January 26, 2009

My Daybook ~ January 26, 2009

FOR TODAY: January 26th, 2009Outside my Window... the sun is starting to come out from behind the clouds.I am thinking... about our 8th baby that is on the way! Our 8th Godchild, that is!! 😉 He will be baptized on Friday!I am thankful... that the Vit D prescription...

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It’s Official

It’s Official

The Holy Father has lifted the excommunications placed on the Bishops ordained by Lefebvre!Saturday, January 24, 2009 Decree of the Congregation for Bishops CONGREGATIO PRO EPISCOPISBy way of a letter of December 15, 2008 addressed to His Eminence Cardinal Dario...

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Prayer of Mothers

Father in heaven, grant me the grace to appreciate the dignity which you have conferred on me. Let me realize that not even the Angels have been blessed with such a privilege—to share in your creative miracle and bring new Saints to heaven. Make me a good mother to all my children after the example of Mary, the Mother of your Son. Through the intercession of Jesus and Mary I ask your continued blessings on my family. Let us all be dedicated to your service on earth and attain the eternal happiness of your kingdom in heaven. Amen.

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A Little About Me

Hi! I'm Jessica, a Roman Catholic wife and home educating mother to our nine children. I was home educated myself, along with my eleven younger siblings. I have a special devotion to St. Therese, through whom I have been given much help and many blessings--the beautiful "Shower of Roses" that she has sent my way! Here I will record a few of the blessings I treasure. Please remember that what you see here is just a little glimpse at our lives, so please say a prayer for us, as we continue to strive for holiness.

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