Catholic to the Max

By |2017-09-07T02:53:12+10:00January 14th, 2015|Categories: Articles, Ordinary Time|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Despite GFC’s, most of us still live pretty comfortable lives… How much does God feature in yours? Are you ‘Catholic lite’ or ‘Catholic to the Max’? A Story: It was our habit to complain about the singing and the liturgy as we drove home from Mass – we loved the Mass and were frustrated by

Annunciation Candle

By |2019-08-01T15:53:47+10:00July 18th, 2012|Categories: Craft, Mary & the Saints|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

This neat little activity was adapted from Women for Faith and Family Materials: Large Pillar Candle, white (purity) or blue (for Mary) Small image of the baby Jesus. Small square of white cloth or ribbon Pins Knife Method: Take the pillar candle and carve a niche into it with the knife (or any other carving

The Announcement!

By |2019-03-15T14:50:39+10:00July 18th, 2012|Categories: Articles, Mary & the Saints|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Celebrate the world’s biggest announcement with Mary this Lent. What if Mary had said ‘no’? Would the Archangel Gabriel have tried the maiden next door? Did God have a plan B for saving the world? I remember the excitement and nervous anticipation with which my husband and I went to tell our parents that we