First Joyful Mystery

The Annunciation Fruit of the Mystery: Humility Things I Never Would Have Chosen by Cait Winters Motherhood has humbled me.  Not only in the body changes, the naked birthing, the being-covered-in-who-knows-what while putting everyone’s needs before my own, but in my expectations.  My motherhood journey started off on a dark and winding path: as aContinue reading “First Joyful Mystery”

The Fifth Sorrowful Mystery

The Crucifixion Fruit of the Mystery: Perseverance Seen. Heard. Counted. Cared For. I will never forget one hot summer day in 2018. I was driving home after a job interview, tired, stressed, and overwhelmed. I had a newborn at home who was barely a few weeks old and a one-year-old who could barely walk. IContinue reading “The Fifth Sorrowful Mystery”

The Fifth Joyful Mystery

The Finding of Jesus in the Temple Fruit of the Mystery: The Joy of Christ Jesus, Others, Yourself Virtue of joy  Virtue: High standards or morals J.O.Y:  JESUS, OTHERS, YOURSELF Joy can seem elusive. Everyone is searching for it, but if you break it into its parts, it’s easier to translate and apply.  Someone onceContinue reading “The Fifth Joyful Mystery”