Sage advice for singles who have ever uttered the phrase, “My parish only cares about married couples and families.” I had to swallow a big dose of my own medicine today, and it didn’t taste very good. It’s easy to dole out advice to other singles when life is more-or-less put together! My life has… Continue reading Swallowing My Own Medicine
I’m excited to be speaking this week for Chicago’s annual Theology-on-Tap summer speaker series. I love going to new places, meeting young adult Catholics from across the diocese, and hearing people’s single life stories! For anyone who is thinking about coming to an event - or perhaps second guessing whether this is something for you… Continue reading Accepting the Single Life is Not Admitting Defeat
A mysterious package arrived this week from Franciscan Media (formerly St. Anthony Messenger Press). I’m always happy to receive a package in the mail, but until I tore it open, I had no idea what might be inside. Much to my delight, the box contained two complimentary copies of the audiobook of Party of One! … Continue reading Reflections on Recording the Audio Book
It has long been my dream to write a book that encourages Christians to discover joy and purpose in the single years. With the insights of many friends and the help of a great editorial team, I am excited to introduce Party of One: Living Single with Faith, Purpose, and Passion! Please join me in celebrating… Continue reading Party of One: Living Single with Faith, Purpose, and Passion
I am excited to announce that this little project, known up until now as The Single Life, is finished and in the capable hands of editors and marketing directors. As of today, it also has a new title – Party of One: Living Single with Faith, Purpose, and Passion. Upon sharing the news, my mom… Continue reading Let the Party Begin!