Browsing the December 2018 archive of Everyday Evangelization

Be Not Afraid!

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 12/27/18

As we begin 2019 are you looking at the year ahead with dread or with hope?  There are certainly a lot of reasons to choose “dread” aren’t there?  Many people are filled with fear and anxiety about the future.  Will there be more terror attacks worldwide and  more ... Read More »

The Gift

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 12/17/18

Christmas is all about gift giving!  Many of us take a name tag off the Christmas tree on the altar area and give a gift to a needy child.  Santa and his elves working busily away at the North Pole to bring that special gift to the kids ... Read More »

Advent . . . A Time of Preparation!

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 12/17/18

Advent is a time of waiting.  It is also a time of preparing for the coming of Jesus.  Here is a simple but powerful prayer that will draw you closer to the Lord everyday of Advent.  Plan to use it all year long and comment at any time ... Read More »

SOS: Save Our Souls

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 12/17/18

During this holiday season most of us are inundated with requests for money to help the poor.  On the altar area there is a Christmas tree with the names of families who can’t afford gifts.  We pay for the materially poor in an age of overwhelming prosperity from ... Read More »

Advent

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 12/05/18

On Black Friday, all of us watched the enormous crowds rushing through the malls and stores as people frantically started buying gifts preparing for Christmas.  Here is how we should be preparing for the real gift of Christmas.

The Church gives us these four weeks before Christmas as ... Read More »