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Got Joy? Latest JOYAlive.net posts 4-28-17

Tour the new website: NancyHCWard.com – With the launch of NancyHCWard.com comes an invitation to learn to Share Your Faith Story and bring a workshop to your Catholic group. Catholic Mom: God’s Partners – featured on CatholicMom.com – We are called … Continue reading

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Tour the new website: NancyHCWard.com

Inspiring and Equipping Catholics to Evangelize is the theme of the new website. NancyHCWard.com, It’s meant to help us: Always be ready to give an explanation to anyone who asks you for a reason for your hope, but do it … Continue reading

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Catholic Mom: God’s Partners

featured on CatholicMom.com “For we are God’s co-workers, you are God’s field, God’s building.” (1 Cor. 3:9) We are called by God to take care of his creation. Not just as stewards but as co-creators with God. His work continues with … Continue reading

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Friars Corner: Jesus’ love and mercy are forever! Alleluia!

DIVINE MERCY SUNDAY: Acts 2:42-47; Ps 118:2-4, 13-15, 22-24; 1 Peter 1:3-9 I would like to give you two simple definitions of two common Catholic words that most don’t understand. What is grace? Very simply perfect love flowing from the … Continue reading

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Joy Stories: Reversion at Passover by Faith Roberts

My reversion back to the Catholic Church was very slow and subtle with many little turning points. One that stands out in my mind happened at Passover dinner. This was before I was even dating my Jewish husband. At that … Continue reading

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The Carpenter’s Work

By Robert Schnitzius I felt strength in the Carpenter’s hands as he cut me from the tree. I felt the care with which he worked as he shaped and fashioned me. He sawed and planed with purpose; he formed me … Continue reading

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Friars Corner: Behold, the King of kings, our savior Jesus Christ

Matthew 21:1-11; Isaiah 50:4-7; Ps 22:8-9, 17-20, 23-24; Phil 2:6-11; Matthew 26:14-27, 66 This Sunday begins the saddest 6 days in the life of our savior Jesus Christ and his church. God sent his Son, Jesus Christ, to tell us … Continue reading

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Friars Corner: The Spirit of Christ offers us his new life

Ezekiel 37:12-14; Ps 130:1-8; Romans 8:8-11; John 11:1-45(I am the resurrection and the life.) This week we are presented a vision of a spiritual body apart from our limited earthly body. In the first reading, God promised us through Ezekiel … Continue reading

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