Would You Recognize the Lamb of God – John 1: 35 – 42

Would you recognize the Lamb of God if you saw him on the street today? How often do we miss opportunities to see Jesus in our daily lives. After experiencing pregnancy without my husband, this week I will face the final trial in a divorce I never wanted with a man I no longer recognize but I will continue to pray that Jesus works in all our lives.

The Epiphany of the Lord – What Do I Bring? – Matt: 2:1-12

What gift did the magi, the shepherds, and the little drummer boy all bring to Jesus? It is one you can bring too. Do not deny God’s greatness by thinking you have nothing worth offering.

The Solemnity of Mary – Was Mary Ever Pregnant and Scared? Luke 2:16-21

Today we celebrate the Solemnity of Mary. The Virgin Mary is an amazing woman. Although she was unmarried at the time of her conception, she was never pregnant and scared. She was never pregnant and alone. I wish I could have felt the same way tafter my husband’s abandonment during the surprise pregnancy of our fifth little boy.