What Is The Holy Spirit?

The following is a passage from “Exercising Your Soul” by Gary Jansen. I highly recommend this book! What is The Holy Spirit? “A man stood outside a church in the middle of a busy city and watched as passersby went about their daily business. Many were shuffling off to work, others were walking around in […]

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The Power of a Hokey WWJD Bracelet

I have a confession to make… back in the day I thought believing in God was silly. Actually, not only silly but seriously uncool.  I used to make fun of this man I worked with for wearing a, “What Would Jesus Do?”  bracelet. Given the guy most days wanted to use my head as a […]

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Baby Squirrel Sings Glory To God

I just had to share this! This is my daughter at age 2 singing Glory To God. I’m hoping it puts a smile on your face. I’m definitely smiling. Blessings today!

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The Spirit Sings

A Psalm When Psalms surprise me with their music And antiphons turn to rum The  Spirit sings:  the bottom drops out of my soul And from the center of my cellar, Love, louder than thunder Opens a heaven of naked air. New eyes awaken. I send Love’s name into the world with wings And songs […]

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Who Is Your Patron Saint And Why? Share Your Story Squirrels!

First, for those of us who don’t know: Few practices of the Catholic Church are so misunderstood today as devotion to patron saints. From the earliest days of the Church, groups of the faithful (families, parishes, regions, countries) have chosen a particularly holy person who has passed on to intercede for them with God. Seeking […]

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A Catholic’s Prayer

A Catholic’s Prayer by Foraging Squirrel Money dropped, candle lit, down on my knees one sore and braced. Chaos hitched a ride today with self-conscious glances. Stillness keeps slipping. ~ Looking up I meet your gaze and I shift. Stilled by bloodshed and torment. ~ Did you watch with sad eyes such as these? Your […]

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