Our Pentecost – Speaking in Familial Tongues

  Several significant events occurred in my life as a mother during the last few weeks. A “Pentecost” happened to our daughter, Mary. The spirit of independence descended upon her like a tongue of rebellion and life. It blew…

The Persistent Hope of Faith

I had a disturbing conversation with another parent this week. Not earth-shattering or disillusioning, for I have unfortunately had those reactions to eerily similar conversations in days gone by. I’m older now – turning 40! – and…

The Story of My Faith

Greg Carpinello reflects on parenting during the Easter season and invites everyone to live in radical ways so as to bring light and love to the darkest places of our lives.