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St. Patrick’s Day and My Nanny

In honor of St. Patrick’s feast day, we have a short video message about someone who inspired and convicted him to live a life for others. Its a brief story about Mike’s Irish Nanny that we hope will be encouraging … Continue reading

Cana 90 – Day 9 & Weekend

Email from Cana 90 – Day 9 Empty to Full, do you Trust?   “Now there were six stone water jars there for Jewish ceremonial washings, each holding twenty to thirty gallons. Jesus told them, ‘Fill the jars with water.’ … Continue reading

Cana 90 – Day 8

Email from Cana 90 – Day 8 Not my problem   “Jesus said to her, ‘Woman, how does your concern affect me? My hour has not yet come.”“ ~ John 2:4   I know we are a bit out of … Continue reading

Cana 90 – Day 7

From Email Cana 90 – Day 7 What is He telling?   “His (Jesus’) mother said to the servers, ‘do whatever he tells you’“ ~ John 2:5 Mary gives us an example, and direct insight into how to increase what … Continue reading

Cana 90 – Day 6

From Email Cana 90 – Day 6 You are out of wine somewhere… do you know where?   “When the wine ran short, the mother of Jesus said to him, ‘they have no wine’” ~ John 2:3 In your marriage … Continue reading

Cana 90 – Day 5

Email from Cana 90 – Day 5 Today is the First Day of the Rest of Your Marriage Prayer, fasting, and showing mercy is not usually something that most people look forward to (at least not as much as Mardi … Continue reading

Cana 90 – 1st Sunday of Lent

Email from Cana 90 – 1st Sunday of Lent Let us begin again Welcome to the First Sunday of Lent! We hope that you have been able to take the last four days to discern your Lenten commitments with your … Continue reading

Cana 90 – Day 4

Email from Cana 90 – Day 4 Discerning Your Commitments of Mercy “Speak and act as those who are going to be judged by the law that gives freedom, because judgment without mercy will be shown to anyone who has … Continue reading

Cana 90 – Day 3

Email from Cana 90 – Day 3 Discerning Your Commitments of Fasting “Through fasting and praying, we allow Him to come and satisfy the deepest hunger that we experience in the depths of our being: the hunger and thirst for … Continue reading

Cana 90 – Day 2

Email from Cana 90 – Day 2 Discerning Your Commitments of Prayer Today we would like you to think, pray, and discuss with your spouse what commitments of prayer you feel God is calling you to this Lent. Prayer is … Continue reading

Cana 90 – Day 1

Here is the email from Day 1 of Cana 90 We are going to spend the next 3 days preparing for our commitments that we will make this Sunday for the whole of Lent. Yes, Lent begins today, but we … Continue reading

Cana 90 Journey Invitation

What is Cana 90? Christ began his public ministry by celebrating marriage, how would He want couples to celebrate Lent? Allow Christ to transform your water into wine; transform your ordinary marriage and family into the extraordinary. This is what … Continue reading

Rome Reports: Family of 12’s Podcast Reaches 20,000

These parents with 10 kids have taken on yet another addition – the Messy Family Project. While it might not be changing more diapers, Michael and Alicia Hernon started a podcast in 2015 that has quickly grown to 10,000-20,000 listeners … Continue reading

Tips on Chores in the Home

Tips on Chores in the Home Family operations is where the rubber hits the road in service to our families. After going through numerous systems, chore charts, rewards, and family meetings our conclusion is there is no silver bullet! Though … Continue reading

NCR: Experts Offer Tips to Promote a Strong Marriage

“God is with you. He’ll give you the grace you need through the sacraments.” Jim Graves FEB. 9, 2019 National Catholic Register With the coming of World Marriage Day, Feb. 10, 2019, and National Marriage Week USA, the seven days … Continue reading

Video: Don’t be that parent

A good friend believes that 95% of the world’s problems can be trace back to parents who suck. Too many parents fail to step into their role and authority as parents. Your kids will have many friends, peers, teachers and … Continue reading

Video : It’s Not About the Nail

Communication is key for any relationship, especially between spouses. Sometimes as spouses we can be speaking two different languages, and are not listening to each other. Sometimes we just want to be heard.  Sometimes its not about solving your spouse’s … Continue reading