Ash Wednesday – Things I Need to Know

Here is you go-to list for things you need to know about Ash Wednesday. This much loved and feared day seems to come out of nowhere each year and leaves many Catholics saying, “Oh, man, is Lent already?” and others asking, “What should I be giving up for Lent?” We have already had a wonderful […]


Happy Independence Day

Courtesy of PJ, here’s a song for your 4th of July! I know what you’re thinking… that’s a Brazilian kid, singing a British song!  Well, a couple of things: Welcome to the global culture. Amazing Grace has a beautiful history (click for movie trailer) involving the abolition of the British slave trade. The US is […]