Mothers of Mary: A new group for mothers of children with special needs

Mothers of Mary is a new ministry for mothers of children with special needs. The group meets once a month for support, education, guidance, and fellowship. Mothers of Mary welcomes all mothers of children with special needs regardless of age, diagnosis, or disability. This Catholic, Christian ministry provides moms with an opportunity to socialize with others on this Read more about Mothers of Mary: A new group for mothers of children with special needs[…]

A Fiat at the Foot of the Cross

Our Holy Week reflection is courtesy Mary Conway. “Crucify him! Crucify him!” I hate these words. Every year as we stand and read the account of Christ’s Passion on Palm Sunday I choke on these words. I grow weary of repeating them. Just once I want to break free from the script and defend him Read more about A Fiat at the Foot of the Cross[…]

Come join “The Wellies” NCAA Tournament Challenge

We know there are some college basketball fans amongst us. We also know some of you don’t know or care a lick about college basketball. But don’t let the latter stop you from joining “The Wellies” group in the ESPN Tournament Challenge. We invite you to join our online community and have a little fun Read more about Come join “The Wellies” NCAA Tournament Challenge[…]

Embracing Martyrdom

Author’s Bio: Brooke Miller loves words. Right now, she is pondering this quote, “The fatherly and holy conversation between God and man … The child is invited to it; the mystic finds full outlet in it” (Pope Paul VI). She enjoys Saturday morning workouts with her husband Dane, playing football with her young boys, and Read more about Embracing Martyrdom[…]

Come to “Wellie Coffee” this Friday

An invitation for local women (or anyone visiting): Mark your calendar for Friday, February 23 from 8:00-10:30am for “Wellie Coffee,” a time for faith and friendship. While you’re at it, mark all last Fridays in 2018. What is “Wellie Coffee?”  While we’d like to say we found a coffee company to roast beans for us Read more about Come to “Wellie Coffee” this Friday[…]

How Learning about Fleas Helped me Reflect on Sin

Editor’s Note: Another area of growth for The Well is our newly organized team of writers who will share monthly contributions here at the blog, providing encouragement and feminine companionship for the spiritual journey. Here’s Cindy’s Lenten reflection. Would this itching ever stop?!? My family loves fostering kittens, but #42 came with fleas and was happy Read more about How Learning about Fleas Helped me Reflect on Sin[…]

Take the 1% Challenge with The Well this Lent

Oh the things we can accomplish in fifteen minutes. Take a walk around the block. Boil water and cook noodles. Hit the snooze button and go back to sleep. Twice. Have a great phone conversation with a friend. Browse Twitter and Facebook feeds. Play CandyLand with an eager kid. Read a chapter of good fiction Read more about Take the 1% Challenge with The Well this Lent[…]

The Joyful Things

The Joyful Things At times I’m so discouraged With problems of the day. I fail to see the joyful things That are along the way.   When troubles overwhelm me, It’s then my nerves may fray, That’s when I need to take the time To simply sit and pray.   Reflecting on God’s many gifts Read more about The Joyful Things[…]

Trouble with the Ticket System?

If you logged on yesterday hoping to register for Advent at The Well, did you go to battle with the ticket system? We heard from many women who had issues getting successfully registered. But we also had a great opening day of registrations, so we are a bit perplexed. The Whoozin tech support staff said there Read more about Trouble with the Ticket System?[…]