Browsing Everyday Evangelization


Posted by Kathy Steiner on 11/08/18

What does sacrifice look like? I think of those who serve in the Armed Forces. They have sacrificed much for my freedom and to work towards real peace in our world. I think of those in service to our Church: priests, deacons, and religious. Their lives are dedicated to ... Read More »

The Emotional Jesus by James Breig

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 11/04/18

This book points out how we can know Jesus differently by becoming aware of the emotions Jesus felt when he walked around the Holy Land and what he did with his emotions.  It is also about what these emotions mean for us today.

Here are a few examples ... Read More »


Posted by Kathy Steiner on 10/30/18

In Luke 12:7, Jesus tells us “Don’t be afraid!  The little sparrows are not forgotten by God!  Why, even the hairs of your head are numbered.  He knows every detail of our lives and you are worth more than the sparrows.  Nothing is hidden from Him and nothing ... Read More »

Go and Do Likewise!

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 10/24/18

In Luke 10:25-37, a lawyer looking to test Jesus asks him “What must I do to inherit eternal life?  Jesus asks him to read what is written in the law.  “You shall love the Lord, your God, with all your heart, with all your being, with all your ... Read More »

What I like about being Catholic!

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 10/16/18


What is it that over 60 million Catholics really love about their faith?  Here is a sampling of responses from famous and not so famous folks across the U.S.A. Enjoy! I like being Catholic the way I “like” having oxygen. I can’t imagine life being possible without my ... Read More »

Be the Good Soil!

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 10/08/18

In the parable about the Sower who goes out to sow his seed, Jesus tells us that the seed that fell on the well warn path, the rocky soil and among the thorns bore no fruit.  But the seed that fell on the “good soil” grew and yielded ... Read More »

Must Reads!

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 10/02/18


Christ calls all of us in his “mission Church” to discipleship.  Here are three suggested readings that can help all of us to become better “everyday disciples” in this post- Christian world we live in.  Here are some “insightful excerpts” from three book reviews.

The first book, and ... Read More »

San Damiano Revisited

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 9/26/18

One day when St. Francis went out to meditate in the fields he was passing by the Church of San Damiano which was falling apart in disrepair.  Prompted by the Spirit he went in to pray.  Kneeling before the crucifix he heard a voice coming from it saying ... Read More »

Don't be the Weakest Link!

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 9/19/18

This month the Pew Research Center released these facts about American Catholics.  The Catholic Church is larger than any other single religious institution in the US with over 17,000 parishes and roughly 51 million Catholics.  The most significant challenges it faces today are decline in membership with only ... Read More »

Calling All Grandparents!

Posted by Kathy Steiner on 9/09/18

“How important grandparents are for family life, for passing on the human and religious heritage which is so essential for each and every society!  How important it is to have intergenerational exchanges and dialogue, especially within the context of the family, where grandparents transmit the experience and wisdom of ... Read More »