O Mary, conceived without sin,
Pray for us who have recourse to thee!
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Chief ~ my husband of 26 years!
SgtSoldierSon ~ firstborn son, American soldier, 25
SuperSoldier ~ second son, American soldier, 24
TheQueenofHearts ~ third child, first daughter, 17
TheMadHatter ~ fourth child, daughter, 15
MilkyWhite ~ fifth child, daughter, 12
TheBoy ~ sixth child, son, 5
Mrs.SgtSoldierSon, daughter-in-law, 26
Gariníon, first grandchild (granddaughter) born May 2010
and then there's the dog, the cats, the guinea pigs and those fish...
This blog's name was taken from Pope John Paul the Great's Apostolic Exhortation on the Role of Christian Families in the Modern World:
THE ROLE OF THE CHRISTIAN FAMILY
Family, Become What You Are
17. The family finds in the plan of God the Creator and Redeemer not only its identity, what it is, but also its mission, what it can and should do. The role that God calls the family to perform in history derives from what the family is; its role represents the dynamic and existential development of what it is. Each family finds within itself a summons that cannot be ignored, and that specifies both its dignity and its responsibility: family, become what you are.
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