Faith that Works

Teaching middle schoolers how to live and practice their faith

This post contains affiliate links. This means that if you click on and purchase a book using my link, I receive a small commission at no cost to you. When our former assistant pastor Father Peter was in the seminary, he was placed at our school for a semester to see what it would be …

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This post contains affiliate links. This means that if you click my link and purchase a book, I receive a small commission at no cost to you. However, the link about Lectio Divina is just an explanation of what that means. I first bought Ponder last summer, but got side tracked in my attempts to …

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This post contains affiliate links. This means if you click though and purchase a book using my link, I receive a small commission at no cost to you. It all started with Interior Freedom by Jacques Philippe. When my parents came to visit after I had my son, my dad gave me a copy, which …

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This post contains affiliate links. This means if you click on the link and purchase a book, I receive a small commission at no cost to you. Additional disclaimer: This book is also available on DynamicCatholic.com, where if you jump through some hoops you can get it for free. Their website is an amazing resource …

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This post contains affiliate links. This means if you click on one of the links and purchase a book, I receive a small commission at no cost to you. When I was in college, I read a lot of Henri Nouwen. A Catholic priest who left an illustrious career in academia to live with the …

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This post contains affiliate links. This means that if you purchase a book using one of my links, I receive a small commission at no cost to you. At the start of last school year, the middle school teachers decided to base our back to school retreat on the life of Pier Giorgio Frassati. I …

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This post contains affiliate links. This means if you purchase a book using my link, I receive a small commission at no cost to you. I don’t know when I first heard the story of Maximilian Kolbe, but as soon as I did, I knew his example would have a profound impact on my life. …

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