Not Sure I Can Do This

After re-reading yesterday’s post, I’m having second thoughts about whether to continue down this path. Why? Because it feels like it goes against being humble, and it feels very awkward. What is driving me, compelling me, to want to share this, is so that you see that I have no special privilege or talent. I […]

To Teach Is To Learn Twice

“To teach is to learn twice”. — unknown Make it a great day. It’s up to you. Discover a way to teach someone how you give thanks. Teach someone why you give thanks. Maybe this will help them to be more thankful. And guess what? You’ll learn more about why and how you do it […]

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 […]

Holy Spirit

It felt good to be back in the classroom last night. You could sense, and feel, and see God’s Holy Spirit in the classroom. This is our son’s third year in Catechism. This is my second year having the privilege to be a classroom helper. However, I missed all four September classes due to my […]