Browsing the 2017 archive of Everyday Evangelization

The Gift

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 3/06/17

Christmas is all about 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 are busy working away at the North Pole to bring that special gift to the kids and ... Read More »

A Christmas List

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 3/06/17

Advent is filled with hustle and bustle as we shop for everyone on our Christmas list trying to find the perfect gift. It’s probably a good time to take a breather, find a few moments of silence and look at the real gifts we should give one another.

The ... Read More »

Advent: A Time of Preparation

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 3/06/17

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 on ... Read More »

SOS: Save Our Souls

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 3/06/17

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 youngsters whose families can’t afford a gift for them. We may for the materially poor in an age of ... Read More »

Give Me A Grateful Heart O Lord!

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 3/06/17

What are you grateful for this Thanksgiving? What are you on your knees for as you look back at 2016?

The early English settlers in Plymouth were on their knees in 1621 for an abundant harvest that assured them they wouldn’t starve during the coming winter. The first Thanksgiving ... Read More »

Sharing Your Faith with Everyone: The Ten Commandments of Evangelization

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 3/06/17

Terry Barber the founder of St. Josephs’ Communication and Lighthouse Catholic Media has written a book called “How to Share Your Faith With Anyone”. In chapter eight, he lays out ten rules for evangelization that he has practiced successfully for many years. He considers them tried and true, proven ... Read More »

A Book Report for All Saints Day: My BadAss Book of Saints by Maria Johnson

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 3/06/17

Not quite what you were expecting, right? Women of Faith, a small faith sharing group is currently reading this book. The pages are filled with humor and gripping stories about women who are saints, some saints in the making and still others who ought to be saints. The common ... Read More »

Persistent Prayer! Does it work?

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 3/06/17

In the reading from the Book of Exodus 17;8-13, we see Moses standing with arms upraised at the gates of the promised land. He and his people are involved in a fierce battle to win this land which the Lord promised them.

He stands on a high hill overlooking ... Read More »

Easy Evangelization

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 3/06/17

Here is an easy guide on how we can be “everyday evangelists” in small ways that have the potential to make a big impact and show how great a role our faith plays in our everyday lives. Let us know what ones you have done and be sure to ... Read More »

In a boat with Jesus

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 3/06/17

 We all know the story of the storm wracked boat on the Sea of Galilee with Jesus asleep and the apostles so overwhelmed with fear of going under……this was a life threatening situation and Jesus was asleep at the bottom of the boat. They screamed his name and pleaded with ... Read More »