The 2014 30 (40) Days of Blogging

by Fr. John A. Peck This is the 5th Year of our annual 30 (40) Days of Blogging Challenge. As we did last year, we provided you with a daily topic on which to blog (if you wanted – it’s your blog!).  To all our bloggers, well done and congratulations! You stepped up to do what few will […]

Day 40 – Let Us Worship Christ

The topic for Wed., December 24 – Day 40 of our 30 (40) Days of Blogging is LET US WORSHIP CHRIST It’s a busy time, but also time for us to state specifically the meaning of Christmas for each of us, and that is The Church. As I said during last year’s blogging challenge, give […]

Day 39 – Pot Pie, Stew, or Haggis

The topic for Tues. December 23 – Day 39 of our 30 (40) Days of Blogging is POT PIE, STEW, OR HAGGIS These wonderful, stick-to-your-ribs comfort foods should be your final comfort blog entry. The above photo is of haggis, no watery dish. Pot pie can be beef, chicken, turkey or lamb. Same with the […]

Day 38 – Hot Cocoa

The topic for Mon. December 22 – Day 38 of our 30 (40) Days of Blogging is HOT COCOA Closely related to our early post topic on chocolate, I thought something specifically holiday-esque would help your Christmas spirit. Nothing like a steaming mug of hot cocoa in the winter cold to curry Christmas joy in the […]

Day 37 – Vegetables

The topic for Sun. December 21 – Day 37 of our 30 (40) Days of Blogging is VEGETABLES “Eat your vegetables,” every child hears growing up. Those of us who garden know the value of vegetables, and the pleasure of growing and eating them fresh. Blogging on vegetables is good for you!   Share the post […]

Day 36 – Work

The topic for Sat. December 20 – Day 36 of our 30 (40) Days of Blogging is WORK Work has value. Young men with energy need work, or they find trouble, idleness and fancy. Young women need work, or they find trouble with young men. Everyone doesn’t need work, but most of us do. Jesus worked. The […]

Day 35 – Handmade Gift

The topic for Fri. December 19 – Day 35 of our 30 (40) Days of Blogging is HANDMADE GIFT Originally, the exchange of gifts consisted exclusively of handmade gifts. It is one of the original Christmas traditions! Have you ever made one? Have you ever received one? What would you like to be yours? Share the […]

Day 34 – Chocolate

The topic for Thurs. December 18 – Day 34 of our 30 (40) Days of Blogging is CHOCOLATE Not exactly a Biblical topic, but with a week left to go before Nativity, I thought a little mental foretaste of something good would whet your appetite, so to speak, for finishing strong! There are many kinds and […]