Small Steps for Catholic Moms: Your Daily Call to Think, Pray, and Act

Small Steps for Catholic Moms: Your Daily Call to Think, Pray, and Act


View All Available Formats & Editions
Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for guaranteed delivery by Friday, May 31


Small Steps for Catholic Moms offers daily prompts and suggestions-small steps-for every day of the year to encourage Catholic moms to maintain that elusive balance between action and contemplation in everyday life. Each day's entry includes a short prayer from a saint, a personal prayer composed from the hearts of two mothers, and a small call to action, making this the perfect prayer companion for the busy mom looking for bite-sized spiritual nourishment.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781594714269
Publisher: Ave Maria Press
Publication date: 09/09/2013
Pages: 395
Sales rank: 334,836
Product dimensions: 4.90(w) x 6.90(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Danielle Bean is editor-in-chief of "Catholic Digest," which has a readership of more than 1.5 million. She is also the host of The Gist, a television talk show for Catholic women on the CatholicTV network. Bean is author of "My Cup of Tea: Musings of a Catholic Mom" and "Mom to Mom, Day to Day: Advice and Support for Catholic Living." She is a popular speaker on a variety of subjects related to Catholic family life, homeschooling, marriage, and motherhood. Bean lives in New Hampshire with her husband and their eight children.

Elizabeth Foss is a cancer survivor who lives every day grateful for the gift of life. Married to Mike Foss and mama to nine children, she finds the charm, wonder, and cacophony of big family imperfection to be great inspiration as she strives to meet life with creativity and grace. A graduate of University of Virginia, Foss has written an award-winning family life column for the "Arlington Catholic Herald" since 1993. Her writing appears frequently in "Catholic Digest" and has been published by "Catholic Exchange," EWTN, and the "Washington Post." She is the author of "Real Learning" and lives in Virginia.

Table of Contents

Introduction ix

January Joy 1

February Simplicity 35

March Sacrifice 65

April Courage 99

May Grace 131

June Gentleness 165

July Humility 197

August Charity 231

September Diligence 265

October Patience 297

November Gratitude 331

December Peace 363

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews