January 11, 2018

My name is Karina Palomo, I have been married to Henry Palomo for 23 years, thanks be to God. We have been blessed with three amazing sons whom I like to call angels. We are so very proud of them. Henry and I met at the age of 14 at our Lady of Guadalup...

December 29, 2017

Saxum, the Latin word for rock, is a nickname of sorts, given to the prayer “the Memorare” and to a man, Bishop Álvaro del Portillo, who lived his life heroically and was the rock of Opus Dei. On September 27th, 2014, Bishop Álvaro del Portillo, the sec...

December 15, 2017

Advent is a great season. It sparks within us a season of excitement and of preparation. Yes, there are those of us who can be misdirected in our excitement and prepare with the wrong priority, but I believe from every stage of life during this holy sea...

December 4, 2017

Yes, it is about that time of year when panic sets in and gift-buying looms over the horizon! Christmas is coming, and if we are not careful, the stress of this commercially busy time can overshadow the joy that our Lord continually wants to bring into...

November 27, 2017

                                 The Christmas season

 seems even more Commercialized than ever with new toys, new movies, and more-and-more stuff to buy.  We need to teach o...

October 17, 2017

Looking at Mark Chapter 6: Verses 8-11, we see how Jesus sent out his disciples on a journey with instructions to travel lightly. Looking at our own journeys, at times we may be weighed down with unresolved or hurtful situations, we really don't know th...

October 1, 2017

Silence…a difficult concept to understand when there are 300 women in a room, yet that was all I heard…silence.  Beautiful, peaceful, and loving silence.

It’s been over a week now that WOW T held its conference: Loving! A day-long event with a mass celeb...

August 17, 2017

My baby boys

have grown up so quickly. My eldest is headed to university this fall. My youngest is working ahead by taking a grade 10 history course in summer school. My husband and I are very proud of them both.

Since for the most part I have not worked...

August 1, 2017

  

The other day,

one of my relatives, who I hadn't seen in a long time, pat me on my behind and proceeded to tell me I had filled out. Who says that? Seriously!  But then I realized there was a time when a comment like that would plunge me into des...

July 18, 2017

THOUGHTS ON MATTHEW 6: 19-34

For years I wanted to fly freely like the birds. Sometimes I would find a beach and just sit there to watch the seagulls. Arriving at the beach, in a flock, the birds would descend to the sand and, sifting through to look for...