In a recent episode of the Busted Halo Radio Show, Fr. Dave answers a question about discernment and models a great way to have a potentially difficult situation.
It’s well documented that parents discourage their children from entering religious life, but how should we respond?
Recently I was privileged to participate in a week long retreat/seminar at Loyola University on the topic of Parish Health and Wellness. It was an intense time with forty of … Continue reading
Letting Go When you look back, parenting feels like a long series of letting go of your child. The first day of school is a day of pride and tears for … Continue reading
When I read blogs of parents encouraging vocations in their children, I can’t help but feel a little inadequate. These blogs have many wonderful ideas I wish we had done … Continue reading
This week a lovely note landed in the Seminarian Parents inbox. It came from the Mum of a seminarian who…well, since she graciously offered permission to share her letter, I’ll … Continue reading
A quick introduction to our new contributer.
I am very happy to find this blog as a place for parents and other family members to discuss the discernment and formation process. I have been looking for a … Continue reading
Can making a choice and limiting your options ever make you happier?
What do those black aprons at Starbucks really mean and how does that relate to catechesis?