Everyday Stewardship Reflections

Are You a Fan or a Follower?

Jesus: Are You a Fan or a Follower?

An Everyday Stewardship Reflection for the 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time Facebook, Twitter, and other forms of social media can be powerful tools of communication. They allow people to stay […]

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Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Today is the Feast of the Assumption. Although it is not a holy day of obligation for Catholics in the US, it is still a very important day in the […]

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Faith and family

Living with Authenticity

An Everyday Stewardship Reflection for 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time 2016 Politics and religion are supposed to be two topics you never bring up at family gatherings because they often […]

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Reimagining the Examen

Get This App: Reimagining the Examen

I love to find tools to help Everyday Stewards on their daily walk and today I want to share one such tool with you–the Reimagining the Examen app. If you […]

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Patience is a Virtue

Patience is a Virtue

Patience is a virtue. At least that’s what they say. Many think it was Geoffrey Chaucer in The Canterbury Tales who first used the saying when he wrote, “patience is a great virtue of […]

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Father Jacques Hamel, Pray for Us

The recent murder of Father Jacques Hamel is too horrible to imagine. How it happened is contained in this article from the UK’s Mirror. Let us pray for our world […]

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To Serve or Be Served

Let’s be real. It’s awesome to be at an all-inclusive resort, a five star hotel, or a top restaurant, and be catered to like you were royalty, people bending over […]

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God’s Generosity

My father would always say to me when I was growing up, “Whatever is mine is yours.” He was always very generous toward me, and if I am being truthful, […]

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Sowing for a Full Harvest

Today’s Gospel has Jesus telling us the parable of the sower. This story has so many implications and important themes for a modern world. It would seem that too many […]

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Talking About Strengths

I am attending the Gallup Strengths Summit in Omaha for the next couple days. It is the first gathering of trained Gallup Strengths coaches, with coaches coming from all around […]

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Good Hospitality

When we realize we are going to have company, my family and I swing into motion with a frenzy. No dust shall be present for our guests. The bathrooms shall be […]

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You, Me, or Us?

I was reading about all the speculation occurring over Presidential running mates and a vision of a license plate entered into my mind: “God is My Co-Pilot.” I am sure […]

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