BORN OF LOVE5/7/2021Friday

Regardless of where you were born, how you were raised, who your family is, you were Born of Love. Each of us is born with the divine image, the divine spark within us. As celebrations of Mothers and Families happen around us, remember that you too belong to a family of choice, a family ofContinue reading “BORN OF LOVE5/7/2021Friday”

For the moms4.14.2021Wednesday

I have two hearings this morning, one where I represent the child and one where I represent the mother in Dependency and Neglect cases. Both children were born exposed to drugs. Drugs cause a lot of the problems seen at Juvenile Court, but not all of them. Way too often, the root problem is traumaContinue reading “For the moms4.14.2021Wednesday”

FAMILY OF GRACE3/11/2021Thursday

I was in Juvenile Court this morning where I am reminded of just how many different types of families there are in our world, all of varying degrees of functioning. I pray for each family. I also give thanks that we all belong to a wonderful family – the family of Grace, where we areContinue reading “FAMILY OF GRACE3/11/2021Thursday”

TBE FAMILY TABLE 01.10.2021 COMMUNION

Jesus’ baptism began his ministry where he showed us what it means to love. Throughout his life, he broke down barriers, and in his death, we are told that the Temple veil ripped apart, so that there are no barriers between us and our Creator and each other. We are beloved daughters and sons ofContinue reading “TBE FAMILY TABLE 01.10.2021 COMMUNION”

THANKSGIVING PREPARATION 11.19.2020

My grandson’s school is practicing for a Thanksgiving meal today. Everyone was assigned something to bring. They will sit down together, practice their manners, and they will learn about Thanksgiving. It seems to me that it is good to practice calming down, knowing that we are loved, and being able to focus on a biggerContinue reading “THANKSGIVING PREPARATION 11.19.2020”