Forgiveness

Immaculee Ilibagiza speaks about Forgivess One million of her people including most of her family members were murdered by members of another tribe in her country. How could she let go of her anger towards her family’s killers? Listen to Immaculee’s interview on the CBS Morning Show. Don’t miss this opportunity to see Immaculee speak…

How are you responding to God’s call?

by Phyllis Chandler, Notre Dame Associate Each week we travel at least once from our home in Malmo, NE to Omaha, NE about 45 miles away. At this time of year, we pass farm fields and marvel at God’s abundant gifts combined with the labor of many farmers as the crops mature in preparation for harvest….

Dynamic Catholic Author speaking in Waterloo

Matthew Kelly, a best selling Catholic author and motivational speaker is headlining a 4 1/2 hour seminar, “Living with Purpose and Passion.” Kelly helps participants grow in appreciation for how the Catholic faith can shape every aspect of their daily lives, including their spirituality, relationships, parenting, work, money and personal health. The November 22nd event will…

Immaculée Ilibagiza

Rwandan genocide survivor to speak at St. Pius X church

Most of Immaculee Ilibagiza family were killed in the 1994 genocide. Now a best selling author and popular Catholic speaker, Immaculee started the Left to Tell Charitable Fund to support Rwandan orphans. She will speak at St. Pius X church on Monday, September 22. Her talk will be based on her book, “Left to Tell,”…

Why We Must Pray

By Dom Hubert van Zeller (1905–1984) Why do people not pray enough? The answer is partly because they do not want to make the effort to begin, and partly because they do not know how to go on once they have begun. A lot of this difficulty would be cleared up if people would only understand…

Evangelization in the Workplace

By John Waldorf I had taken on responsibilities for a new sales territory. I  did not have the opportunity to meet this gentleman before we traveled together. The week before we were to travel together a customer informed us that a competitor had quoted substantially below us. On the day we were to meet with our…

Lenten Reflection: Does God ever Desert us?

God does not desert us. In fact, God gave us his only Son to give away his life for us, so that despite our weakness and sin, we would never be alone. When others doubted or misunderstood his call, especially at the end on the cross, Jesus remained faithful.