I had a girl for a hero!
Sure, kids get upset over things that we think are dumb, just as we get upset over a lot of things that the angels and saints think are dumb.
This was just one of many lessons I learned in school that didn't come from a book.
God isn't so worried about things like coins or phones. He cares more about people.
If the kingdom of heaven belongs to little children, that means that children can teach adults something about how to get to heaven!
I can only complete this walk with the strength that is made perfect in weakness.
Sometimes progress means that children don't follow in our footsteps.
But my prayer to God is that the next generation will do a better job of selflessly loving each other, of opening their ears and their hearts to each other, than my generation has.
Those who are poor, who are destitute, who are wronged and marginalized, are perhaps closer to the heart of Jesus than anyone else in this world; that is why he called them “blessed.” Many more women and children fit into this category than do men.