A Little Chicken

Let’s Read  A Little Chicken by Tammi Sauer      Sauer, Tammi, and Dan Taylor. A Little Chicken. Sterling Children’s Books, 2019. Find this book at your local library, bookstore, OR… How can you celebrate Memorial Day and teach about the virtue of courage at the same time? Read A Little Chicken with your little ones. Let’s […]

Earth! My First 4.5 Billion Years

Let’s Read Earth! My First 4.5 Billion Years      McAnulty, Stacy, and David Litchfield. Earth!: My First 4.6 Billion Years. Henry Holt and Company, 2018. Get the book at your local library, bookseller, or… Let’s Think For us: What does the Catholic Church have to say about evolution? This is such an important question […]

I’d Know You Anywhere, My Love by Nancy Tillman

Let’s Read:  I’d Know You Anywhere, My Love by Nancy Tillman         Tillman, Nancy. I’d Know You Anywhere, My Love. New York: Feiwel and Friends, 2016. Find the book at your local library, purchase from your local bookseller, or…   As always, Nancy Tillman’s illustrations capture the heart, and the beautiful text […]

Sometimes Rain by Meg Fleming

Let’s Read   Sometimes Rain by Meg Fleming; Illustrations by Diana Sudyka       Fleming, Meg, and Diana Sudyka. Sometimes Rain. Beach Lane Books, 2018.  Get the book at your local library, independent book store, or     Sometimes Rain is a fun romp through the seasons in catchy rhyme and beautiful art. It’s a perfect way to celebrate Spring […]

No, David by David Shannon

Let’s Read: No, David     Shannon, David. No, David! Blue Sky Press, 2018. Find at your local library, buy from an independent bookstore, or…   How does a 5 year old boy experience the no’s that must certainly come his way? We find out in the delightful picture book, No, David. More importantly, we […]

The glory of God — in stories!

I seek, find,  and hold dear the spiritual truths inherent in our stories – the stories that tell of science, learned and learning; the stories that tell of history, true and lived; the stories that tell of joy and love and the stories that tell of sorrow and struggle. All these make up the story […]

The Sacramental World View

“Heaven and earth are filled with the glory of God.” Catholics know that God is everywhere. This is the sacramental world view. From each small blade of grass to the tallest tree on top of the tallest mountain — all carry the glory of God. From the tiniest unborn babe to the oldest person alive, […]