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A Man Found a Cocoon - One day a man sat and watched a small opening appearing in a cacoon. He sat and
watched the emerging butterfly for several hours, as it struggled to force its body through that little hole...

A Message From God - Dear Editor ... I have enclosed an article someone sent into a magazine I happened to be reading in a doctor's surgery. It seemed to be speaking very directly to me at the time...

A Spanish Teacher - A Spanish teacher was explaining to her class that in Spanish, unlike English, nouns are designated as either masculine or feminine...

A Wise Woman - A wise woman who was traveling in the mountains found a precious stone in a stream. The next day she met another traveler who was hungry, and the wise woman opened her bag to share her food...

An Idea from St John Mary Vianney - "Adore Him in your churches". St. John Mary Vianney, the Cure of Ars, said to an old man who spent hours and hours in church: ...

An Irish Miracle - Before 1908, the average age to receive First Holy Communion was fourteen. Nevertheless, on hearing the tragic story of an Irish girl named Nellie Organ, Pope Pius X lowered this age...

Are All Prayers Answered? - A voyaging ship was wrecked during a storm at sea, and only two of the men on it were able to swim to a small, desert like island...

Be Good Anyway - People are often unreasonable, illogical, and self-centered; Forgive them anyway. If you are kind, people may accuse you of selfish, ulterior motives; Be kind anyway...

Blessed Alexandra Da Costa - Blessed Alexandrina Maria da Costa was born in Balasar, Portugal on March 30, 1904. When only 14, on Holy Saturday, 1918 she and her sister Deolinda...

Church Parking Lot Signs - "No God - no peace" ... "know God, know peace". "Searching for a new look? Have your faith lifted here". "This is a CH - - CH? What's missing? U R"...

Come as You Are - One Sunday morning an old cowboy entered a church just before services were to begin. Although the old man and his clothes were spotlessly clean, he wore jeans, a denim shirt and boots...

Communion on the Hand - THIS IS VERY IMPORTANT, AND EVERY SINGLE CATHOLIC SHOULD READ IT ALL! IT IS A DISCUSSION OF HOW HOLY COMMUNION SHOULD BE TAKEN.

Cure For The Crisis of Faith - Thou Shalt not Blame Jesus: After all, He died for us all! His example of love, humility, obedience, compassion, justice and self-sacrifice was given for all time...

Dreams - The first day of school our professor introduced himself and challenged us to get to know someone we didn't already know. I stood up to look around when a gentle hand touched my shoulder...

Friendship Box - A candle to see into the darkest night. A paper clip to keep it all together. A bandaid to help heal wounded feelings. A rubber band to remind us to stay flexible...

God's Greatest Gift of the Family - Value time together. Make it fruitful. Do not criticise. Listen to one another. Encourage one another. Laugh with each other. Create with each other. Love one another...

Jesus, Our Eucharistic Love - Who is the one who prepares the Holy Eucharist for us and gives Our Lord to us? It is the priest. If there were no priests, there would be no Holy Sacrifice of the Mass...

Jesus is in the House - Once there was this very wealthy young man. He lived in a great, elaborate house with dozens of rooms. Each room was more comfortable and more beautiful than the one before it...

Jesus Saves - Jesus and Satan were having an on-going argument about who was better on the computer. They had been going at it for days, and frankly, God was tired of hearing all the bickering...

Just a Little Story - This is a story about four people, named Everybody, Somebody, Anybody and Nobody. There was an important job to be done; Everybody was certain Somebody would do it...

Last Days of Jesus - This is a timeline of what happened to Jesus on Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Saturday, and Easter Sunday, and at what time...

Lord Make me Truly Thankful - With each passing year I become more aware that Thanksgiving is an ambiguous time. While pausing in this special season to reflect on God's considerable blessings...

Mr Belser - A young man learns what's most important in life from the guy next door. It had been some time since Jack had seen the old man. College, girls, career, and life itself got in the way...

Obedience in God - A man was sleeping one night in his cabin when suddenly his room filled with light, and God appeared. The Lord told the man he had work for him to do, and showed him a large rock...

Prayer Pointers - Your thumb is nearest to you, so begin your prayers by praying for those closest to
you. The next finger is the pointing finger. Pray for those who teach, instruct and heal...

Satan's Plan - This is surprisingly true. Read it! Not only is it interesting, but it is also evident that everything described is happening today!

Surviving in a Pagan Culture - How did the early Christians not only survive, but also grow in the faith during
the early pagan centuries? That is a good question to have answered for us...

The Bell - This document has quotes from The Bible, written in the shape of a bell. Read it, and pass it on to others.

The Bird Cage - There once was a man named George Thomas, pastor in a small New England town. One Easter Sunday morning he came to the Church carrying a rusty, bent, old bird cage...

The Cracked Pot - A water-bearer in India had 2 large pots, each hung on the end of a pole which he carried across the back of his neck. One of the pots was old and had a crack in it while the other pot was perfect...

The Heart - "Tomorrow morning," the surgeon began, "I'll open up your heart...". "You'll find Jesus there", the boy interrupted. The surgeon looked up, annoyed...

The Man Without a Face - Here is a true story by Paul Harvey. You will be surprised whom this young man turns out to be. (Do not look at the bottom on this letter until you have read it fully)...

The Mayonnaise Jar, Golf Balls, and 2 Cups of Coffee - When things in your lives seem almost too much to handle, when 24 hours in a day are not enough, remember the mayonnaise jar and the two cups of coffee...

The Other Side - A sick man turned to his doctor, as he was preparing to leave the examination room and said, "Doctor, I am afraid to die. Tell me what lies on the other side."...

The Perfect Woman - A woman knelt in prayer, and in anguish cried out to God: "Dear Lord. I can't
compete in this world. I am just a simple woman. I don't have perfect hair or perfect teeth...

The U in JesUs - Before U were thought of or time had begun, God even stuck U in the name of His Son.
And each time U pray, you'll see it's true; You can't spell out JesUs and not include U...

Thought For the Day - If God had a refrigerator, your picture would be on it. If He had a wallet, your photo
would be in it. He sends you flowers every spring. He sends you a sunrise every morning...

We All Need a Reminder - We need constant reminders of the purpose of our journey on Earth. The words by Our Lord Jesus to Saint Francis of Assisi will never become antiquated...

Who is the Holy Spirit? - The Bible teaches that the Holy Spirit is a person. From the Bible we can see that: He speaks, He intercedes, He testifies, He leads, He commands, He guides, He appoints...

Why Do Women Cry? - A little boy asked his mother, why are you crying? Because I am a woman, she told him. I don't understand, he said. His mum just hugged him and said, you never will. Later...