"It's not in Scripture." "It's a tradition of man -- and the Bible explicitly condemns traditions of man." "You've got something on your face..." If you're Catholic, it is not uncommon to hear these phrases around the beginning of Lent. In fact, as a practicing Catholic with a Theology degree living in the Bible belt...... Continue Reading →
Normally, we make this Mexican Hash with shredded chicken; but for our Lenten fasting we'll be removing the poultry and adding more black beans for an extra dose of protein. We'll be feasting vegetarian style! Ole!
Lent is upon us, bringing with it meatless Fridays. Being married to a serious weight-lifter means protein is especially important to his diet. Obviously, keeping the fast is much more important for our souls; still, we do what we can to enhance meatless dishes with natural sourced of protein. This is one such dish. Enjoy!
We were driving along, having a pleasant road trip, excited to see good friends in just a few hours when a "disturbance" occurred. It was an opportunity to swap our weaknesses for God's grace.
Reality TV isn't the only place for over-the-top drama. Scripture is actually full of these kinds of stories. Inspired by a comment on a TV show, I've cast my characters for Genesis' version of The Real Housewives.