CBB Interview with Gina Loehr

Gina Loehr is a popular author and inspirational speaker, a theologian and the mother of six. In 2013 Gina was chosen as one of one hundred women from around the world to be a delegate for the Pontifical Council for the Laity’s study seminar on women and the Church. A frequent guest on national Catholic radio programs on EWTN, Relevant Radio, and Ave Maria Radio, Gina’s other books include Choosing Beauty: A 30-Day Spiritual Makeover for Women and Real Women, Real Saints: Friends for Your Spirit … [Read more...]

CBB Giveaway: The Church is Our Mother AND Icons, The Essential Collection

This week we have an awesome TWO title giveaway! One lucky winner will receive a copy of The Church Is Our Mother: Seven Ways She Inspires Us to Love by Gina Loehr,  sponsored by Franciscan Media (you can read Michele's review here) and one copy of Icons: The Essential Collection by Sr. Faith Riccio, sponsored by Paraclete Press  (you can read my review here). I use Rafflecopter to run my giveaways which makes it simple for you and me. The contest begins now and ends next Friday 1/20 with a winne … [Read more...]

CBB Review – The Church is Our Mother

Review by Michele Craig“A mother journeys with her children all the way through their lives. She does not abandon her maternal mission when they are grown, though that mission certainly takes on different characteristics. The Church, too, accompanies us every step of the way. While baptism gives us birth into the Church, the other sacraments in their own way also nurture our souls as needed.”Gina Loehr continues by explaining how our Mother, the Church, “mothers” us through all of the Hol … [Read more...]

CBB Giveaway: Prayer in the Catholic Tradition and The Cajun Storm

This week we have an awesome TWO title giveaway! One lucky winner will receive a copy of Prayer in the Catholic Tradition: A Handbook of Practical Approaches by Robert J. Wicks,  sponsored by Franciscan Media (you can read Michele's review here) and one copy of The Cajun Storm: God's Servant First by Jay Toups, sponsored by Hope and Life Press  (you can read my review here). I use Rafflecopter to run my giveaways which makes it simple for you and me! The giveaway begins NOW and ends Friday 12/09 … [Read more...]

CBB Review: Prayer in the Catholic Tradition

Review by Michele Craig In his book Prayer in the Catholic Tradition: A Handbook of Practical Approaches Robert J. Wicks states , “One of the most rewarding experiences for Catholics happens when they begin to discover the amazing scope of the approaches to prayer in the Catholic tradition.” I wholeheartedly agree! Furthermore, Robert asks, “What if there were a single resource that both adult Catholics and those who minister to them (priests, vowed religious, seminarians, permanent deacons, l … [Read more...]

CBB Giveaway: Who Does He Say You Are? AND Luke: The Gospel of Mercy bible study

This week we have an awesome TWO title giveaway! One lucky winner will receive a copy of  Who Does He Say You Are? by Colleen C. Mitchell,  sponsored by Franciscan Media (you can read Michele's review here) and one complete set of the newest Catholic Scripture Study International bible study Luke: The Gospel of Mercy including Leader’s Guide, Study Guide and 3-DVD set , sponsored by Saint Benedict Press (you can read my review here). I use Rafflecopter to run my giveaways which makes it simple fo … [Read more...]