Mary’s Virginity: Hope for the Hyper-fertile and Infertile

A child she didn’t plan. Children she never bore. What Mary’s motherhood reveals about the crosses of hyper-fertility and infertility.

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#giveitupNFP Week 6 Challenge

This Week Give up… limiting your expression of intimacy during periods of abstinence ************************ This is probably the most difficult challenge for me to write because this has been the most difficult challenge for me to live.  Sex is a gift and a seal, an act freely given that affirms and renews the covenant of…

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#giveitupNFP Week 3 Challenge

The rhetoric spouted in marriage prep for me and so many others can be summarized as selling the resurrection while hiding the crucifixion. Make no mistake, a healthy, happy marriage and sex life is not achieved without a lot of hard work and struggle.
So this week, give up what you heard in marriage prep about NFP that doesn’t make sense for your marriage

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NFP & the Priesthood: Fr. Justin Braun

In 7 years of priesthood, having presided at over a hundred weddings, and triple the baptisms from those weddings, Fr. Justin Braun shares some insights for navigating the pastoral joys and challenges of supporting NFP couples in the Church.

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