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God’s Timeline is Perfect

By Gaby Smith I’m not sure who needs to hear this, but God’s timeline is perfect. I would say that a lot of the time, it doesn’t align with my timeline, my schedule or my routine. If it did align with our schedules, how spontaneous would life be?

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The Beauty of Paying Attention

By Gaby Smith We’ve all been there. It’s 6:30 at night, we’re exhausted, dinner isn’t ready, and we just want to go to bed and put a long day behind us.

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“Magnifikid” Review: Why we are Obsessed!

By Gaby Smith For my son’s birthday, one of my colleagues gave him a subscription to “Magnifikid.” It’s a child’s version of the “Magnificat” you see once a month with all of the Mass readings and daily prayers. We are obsessed with “Magnifikid.”

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Advent is a Happy Time

By Gaby Smith Advent is my favorite liturgical season. I love the Masses, the music, the anticipation for the birth of Christ and more. I love the season of giving. Call me cliche, but my favorite time of the year is Advent and Christmas. Our traditions include the Advent wreath and the decorating of the […]

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Don’t Know What to Write About, but I’m Grateful

By Gaby Smith There are moments like today that I have absolutely no idea what to write about. I try my best to be a real, upfront person. When you ask me how I am, I tell you. If you were to ask me what this article is going to be about, I’d tell you […]

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God’s Landscape is a Beautiful Thing

By Gaby Smith There are moments where I step outside and see the Lord through the trees, the mighty Mississippi River and the faint sound of a guitar at a park. God is truly present in these joyous moments. My favorite places where I truly feel the Lord’s presence is at the beach. There’s something […]

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The Importance of Our Family

By Gaby Smith I love my family. Most of my traveling goes toward visiting family members. We are all spread out across various states and countries. My husband and I both have siblings in military families, so there’s a lot of moving around.

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Finding God in Nature

By Gaby Smith I love the city. I love the lighted buildings at night, the events, the restaurants, juice bars and coffee shops that are within walking distance. I love the closeness of the stores.

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Taking Time to Breathe

By Gaby Smith The busyness of moving, work, summer activities and adjusting to a new place has been hectic, yet joyful. God and my body have been reminding me to breathe and take a seat.

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Come Holy Spirit

By Gaby Smith Come Holy Spirit. These three words are so simple, yet so powerful! The Holy Spirit is a great guide for us in today’s world. Each day can be tricky, especially when life throws curveballs at you.

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Fixing Her Tiara

By Gaby Smith I’m always in awe at the uniqueness of each woman I see. Each one is stunning in their own, unique way. You can see her style reflected in her clothes and her hair. It’s truly marvelous.

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