A Reminder to Stores in These Weeks Before Thanksgiving

Not Christmas

As the Thanksgiving holiday approaches and we prepare to celebrate with family and friends the bountiful gifts we've received from Almighty God, I offer this reminder to retailers and advertisers everywhere: … [Read more...]

Deacon Farmer Serves Up Pumpkins, Pies and Prayer

Trabbic Farm - pumpkins

“I carve prayers in the pumpkins when they’re small,” says Sharon Trabbic, “and as they grow, the prayers grow as well.”Deacon Ken Trabbic and his wife Sharon are the owners/operators of the Trabbic Family Farm, where they produce over 20 acres of pumpkins as well as wheat, field corn, sweet corn, soybeans and hay.  The farm has been in the Trabbic family for over 100 years; and the Trabbics write on their website about how they decided to establish the pumpkin patch: “After praying and aski … [Read more...]

An Irish Blessing

Happy St Pats Day

May you have good friends aplenty, And may they be as faithful and reliable As the morning’s sunrise each day.May you have warm words on a cold evening, A full moon on a dark night And a road downhill all the way to your door.May every hair on your head turn into a candle To light your way to heaven; And may God and His Holy Mother Take the harm of years away from you.And may you have no frost on your spuds, No worms on your cabbage, May your goat have plenty of m … [Read more...]