Living With Only a Thin Veil Between Heaven and Earth

  I tend to rush through my daily duties like a solitary soul, disconnected from God and other people. However, I became aware that humans are actually intimately connected not just to God and the living but also to those who have died and are alive in Christ after recent encounters with birth, death, and…… Continue reading Living With Only a Thin Veil Between Heaven and Earth

7QT Friday: Blessings in Disguise

. Linking up with THANK-YOU FOR ALL YOUR PRAYERS for my pregnant daughter; they worked 1 We know the quote from St. Paul that assures us that everything works out for the good for those who trust in God from the book of Romans. 2 Well our family saw this truth dramatized this week.…… Continue reading 7QT Friday: Blessings in Disguise

Lent, Light and the Birthing of a Child

 Lent. We tend to think of Advent as a time of joyful anticipation and Lent as a dismal period of sack cloth and ashes. How ridiculous. We are preparing to celebrate THE most joyful event in the history of humanity, the death and resurrection of our Saviour. Lent is the most joyful, light filled season…… Continue reading Lent, Light and the Birthing of a Child

7QT Friday: Birth

My daughter-in-law is in labour for their first child as I write this. The doctor who has delivered three other grandchildren delivered four of my kids! Where other doctors might give up hospital duty first and keep a cushy office practice, this doctor let all of his regular patients go and kept the obstetrical part of his practice because…… Continue reading 7QT Friday: Birth

7QT Friday: A Birth and an Ultrasound

This last 4 weeks have brought the wedding of our fifth child, a daughter, our ninth started university and now this week our third grandchild made a peaceful début upon the stage of life and an unborn grandchild caused his parents to celebrate, Life continues to change and evolve. New life equals joy, a joy…… Continue reading 7QT Friday: A Birth and an Ultrasound