Silence, Prayer, and Lenten Devotions By Aileen Scommegna

As we prepare for Lent each year, we think about prayer, fasting, and almsgiving. We want to open our hearts to Jesus on our 40-Days Lenten Journey. This year during Lent let us also help our children focus on silence, prayer, and devotions. Perhaps when we find special ways to help our students deepen their prayer during the Lenten season, those prayerful experiences may become regular methods of prayer throughout the year helping children deepen their relationships with Jesus.
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Evangelization – By Aileen Scommegna

As Catholics, we seem to shy away from evangelizing. We tend not to use the word evangelize in our vocabulary. This is bewildering because evangelization is actually a beautiful part of our faith and our mission as followers of Jesus. Simply put, evangelization is sharing the Good News. We are called to share the Word with everyone we meet.
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