Lisa, thank you for joining us today to discuss Walking with Purpose's beautiful "BLAZE" ministry. Please briefly introduce yourself and your role with the ministry. Hi Lisa! My name is Lisa Brenninkmeyer and I am the founder and Chief Purpose Officer of Walking with Purpose, a Catholic … [Read more...] about Blaze: In Conversation with Lisa Brenninkmeyer
It's an interesting notion to ponder the concept of what makes a person unique, a one-of-a-kind being with absolutely individual characteristics, and a singular impact on the world around us. In a very real sense, this singularity of purpose and passion is very much at the heart of Disney and … [Read more...] about Soul
As a mother, some of my favorite family traditions and memories revolve around snuggling under the covers with my boys and sharing a beautiful book. This year, I'm delighted to share two recent releases from Sophia Institute Press that fall into my "instant classic" library of children's … [Read more...] about Two New Books That Look Like Christmas Classics
While I don't remember the exact year of my younger sister's graduation from a well-known Southern university, I do remember some of the opening words of the commencement speaker, author John Grisham: "The book is always better than the movie." When it comes to Netflix's soon to be released … [Read more...] about Hillbilly Elegy
Most Sundays, I have the great blessing of "attending Mass" alongside my family in Chicago via the wonders of technology. Greg and I typically attend Saturday evening Mass outdoors at our parish, but these Sunday mornings with my Dad, my sister, and her family have become a precious part of my … [Read more...] about Does Suffering Make Me Better or Bitter?
I'm happy to share that my children's book "I Am God's Storyteller" is currently on sale for only $6 per book through my publisher, Paraclete Press. Typically $17.99, this hardcover book is beautifully illustrated by my creative partner Eric Carlson. I believe it would make a lovely gift for any … [Read more...] about Grab “I Am God’s Storyteller” for Only $6