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It Was All A Bit Foreign

Years back, I had just returned home after living out of country…
November 19, 2019/by Amanda Hackett

Listening in Silence

“On account of the importance of silence, let permission to…
November 14, 2019/by Amanda Hackett

Greatness

Have you also wondered how and when we began to become so polarized,…
November 12, 2019/by Amanda Hackett

Predictability

Predictability. It’s a good word. The small town in which I…
November 7, 2019/by Amanda Hackett

See You Later

My aunt, Virgie, never liked to say goodbye; she preferred to…
November 5, 2019/by Amanda Hackett

Do You Have A Jim in Your Life?

I pray that you do…have a Jim in your life, that is.

Jim…
October 29, 2019/by Amanda Hackett

Woven Together

Tonight [October 16] was Sister Roberta Werner’s wake.

Sixty-one…
October 24, 2019/by Amanda Hackett

Connections in the Amazon

As you are reading this blog, the Pan-Amazon Synod of Bishops…
October 22, 2019/by Amanda Hackett

A Sacred Goodbye

I am here alone with my mom. The old hymns she loved are playing…
October 17, 2019/by Amanda Hackett

Whatever Happened to Sunday?

On Saturday, September 28, I had the opportunity to be part of…
October 15, 2019/by Amanda Hackett

Pay Attention to How You Listen

“Pay attention to how you listen!” Jesus tells his disciples.

We…
October 10, 2019/by Amanda Hackett

Simple Living

Have you ever wondered how someone like Francis of Assisi found…
October 8, 2019/by Amanda Hackett

Grandma

What are some memories you have of your grandma? I remember how…
October 1, 2019/by Amanda Hackett

Attics and Lilies

There is a splendid open space off I-24 covered with gorgeous…
September 26, 2019/by Amanda Hackett

Dressing Room Secrets

The busy little girls were pumped. I knew them not but couldn’t…
September 17, 2019/by Amanda Hackett

Why Do We Keep Coming?

Why do we keep coming?

Somehow you felt a nudge. Something…
September 12, 2019/by Amanda Hackett