Photo Sunday, 2/4

Can’t Do Everything…so do what you can, even though it would be easier not to… Forget about NO tugging. Are you convinced you’re doing your fair share to make the world a little nicer? This morning, it’s our turn to lead Children’s Liturgy of the Word at our Church. Sometimes 40 children, sometimes 100. Cheryl […]

Struggling Catechist

Wednesday. Children’s Liturgy of the Word. Our son (9) attends Catechism, and Miss Jenny (may or may not be her real name), leads this small (12) group of future spiritual leaders, fututre parents, and possibly, future Catechists. And then there’s me, a struggling Catechist. The past two years I’ve been invited to assist on Wednesday […]

jeff noel – Blessed & Stressed

jeff noel, blogger, average guy, Father, Husband, teacher, is blessed and stressed after yesterday. Blessed because I am all those things. Stressed because I am not all those things. Yes, my wife and I conducted an excellent Children’s Liturgy of the Word yesterday. Yet stressed, because at the afternoon birthday party, I realized there is […]

Children’s Liturgy of the Word

Children’s Liturgy of the Word. God’s Word. And the fact that I would be delivering homilies (sermons) to dozens of elementary school children boggles the mind. Yet, it will happen again today, like it does the fourth Sunday of every month. My wife and I volunteer to do this. Four years ago, a woman from […]