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Learn About Our Lady of Champion (Our Lady of Good Help)

Two wonderful resources to help your children (and you!) learn about this apparition are the new Glory Story from Holy Heroes and Theoni Bell’s novel, The Woman in the Trees.

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New Text: The Story of Mary

The Story of Mary From the Dawn of Time to Today “All generations shall call me blessed” (Luke 1:48). Perhaps no prophecy has been so…

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Posted in 1st grade 2nd grade 3rd grade Religion

At Home Preparation for First Communion

Parents who are planning to prepare a child for First Communion this year may want to check out Fed by the Lord: At-Home Scriptural Formation to Prepare Children for First Communion by Leonard J. DeLorenzo.

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Posted in 3rd grade 4th grade 5th grade 6th grade 7th grade 8th grade Book Reviews High School Religion

Learn About God’s Superheroes

A new set of books on “God’s Superheroes” by Mary Bajda is designed to appeal to ages eight through teens and encourages young people to use their own gifts in service to God and others.

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Posted in High School Religion Resources

A Rule of Life for Catholic Teens

Just as religious orders have done for centuries, building an intentional way of life that is deeply rooted in prayer and virtue is a powerful way for our families to live. One of my favorite moms, Ginny Kochis, is here to talk about having A Rule of Life for Teens!

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A Lenten Journey with the Holy Spirit and the Saints
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A Lenten Journey with the Holy Spirits and the Saints

What do the gifts of the Holy Spirit, the saints, and holy scripture have in common? The Culture of Life Studies Program’s Lenten reflection book has put them all together to guide you through a meaningful Lent.

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A Garden for Mary

Dreaming of spring? Start planning a Mary garden with this lovely book!

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Jesse Tree Resources

A Jesse Tree is an easy way to trace salvation history during the Advent season.

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Posted in Religion The Homeschooling Life

Advent Adventures and Resources

The spiritual journey of Advent is about to begin. What a precious time for our families to grow closer to each other, as we prepare our hearts to receive the child Jesus at Christmas!

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Posted in 1st grade 2nd grade Book Reviews Kindergarten Religion

Introduce Children to the Women Doctors of the Church

There are four women Doctors of the Church: Hildegard of Bingen, Catherine of Siena, Teresa of Avila, and Therese of Lisieux. In a new picture book, The Women Doctors of the Church, writer Colleen Pressprich and illustrator Adalee Hude introduce children to these great saints.

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