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The Gift of New Beginnings

This week brings another milestone in the Prior family. For the last 16 years I have without fail taken the obligatory first day of school picture.  Not unlike the  annual picture with Santa these photos tell a story unto themselves of the growing up years of the Prior boys.There is really nothing like the beginning …

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The Bread of Life

“Mommy, what is he holding up?” The prayerful gathering collectively giggled mid-way through the Eucharistic Prayer and after a brief pause the priest responded, “Good question!” and moved on.  Moments later during the Post Communion Prayer the same verbal young lad proclaimed,  “Mommy, I want more of that bread!” I whispered to the boy, “Don’t …

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