There’s God in them moments

by Matt Archbold There’s an older woman at my parish. She attends daily morning Mass, leads the rosary, and heads up half the committees. She’s the one you ask to pray for a sick relative and you feel better because now you’re sure God…

She shoots … she scores?

We were getting ready for my 10-year-old’s basketball game. She could not find her jersey or her right shoe. I’ll never understand how my children lose just one shoe, but it happens all the time. Do they come home, take one shoe off, and…

The cars of our lives

According to studies, Americans spend about 37,000 hours of their life in their cars. The soundtrack of our lives is the thrum of rubber on pavement, a constant backbeat to our daily grind. It’s so constant that sometimes we don’t even…

The tough part

I remember that when I told a friend of mine I was getting married, he sighed. Yup. He actually sighed. Then he leaned in (so his wife wouldn’t hear him) and warned me that the transition from single man to married man was very, very, very…