Expectant Faith

Faith Filled Women Celebrate Weekend by Katie (Hietpas) Klein It was Women Celebrate 2013 and it was my 2nd year being a part of the Women Celebrate team. The theme for that year was “JESUS” and [...]

June 30th, 2015|

A Tribute to all C+ Moms Out There!

May is the month dedicated to Mary, the Mother of Jesus, and to our earthly Mothers. Thinking about my own mom this past month, and things about being a mom, it brought me back to [...]

May 26th, 2015|

God Brings Me Back to Elkhart Lake!

In this life, there are certain twists and turns that lead us to contemplate “WHAT is God’s plan for my life?” and “WHERE is He leading me now?” A recent twist of events in my [...]

April 16th, 2015|

Found Poetry 2015

The beautiful poem of highlights that Mary gifts us with each year. Enjoy!   …Fan into flame the gift of God that is in you. Open up the heavens, we want to see you! I’m [...]

March 10th, 2015|

Althea Valentyn – Witness

At the 2015 Women Celebrate retreat, on Sunday, March 15th, Mary Pribbenow introduced her mother Althea's witness video. Below is the transcribed interview, along with an introduction from Mary. What a blessing Althea is.   [...]

March 5th, 2015|

Time Gets Better With Age

As read by Fr. Dave Pleier on 2/14/15 At age 5, I've learned that I like my teacher because she cries when we sing "Silent Night”. At age 7, I've learned that our dog doesn't [...]

February 27th, 2015|