MOTHER TERESA, SOMEONE BEAUTIFUL FOR GOD Article from FAMILY MATTERS magazine No 3 2016 Like St John Paul II who still in our minds remains Pope John Paul II, will Mother Teresa on her canonisation become St Teresa, or St Mother Teresa? To everyone all over the world...
HOW GREEN IS YOUR BACKYARD OR MINE?

HOW GREEN IS YOUR BACKYARD OR MINE?

How Green is your Backyard or Mine?   from FAMILY MATTERS issue 3 2016 An article about a green backyard was first written in 2002 after the World Summit of Sustainable Development and RIO +10. The whole issue of environmental awareness has only become more urgent...
Grandparents Matter archive resource.

Grandparents Matter archive resource.

GRANDPARENTS MATTER resource booklet + green This is a collection of archive materials about grandparenting. See front cover for contents. Also see the THOUGHTS FOR THE DAY each day with new reflections linked with the scripture readings of the day....
What do youth think and feel about their fathers

What do youth think and feel about their fathers

A local Fatherhood organisation Frontpage Fathers in 2015 invited youth to submit essays about their dads.    Below are some extracts from their essays,  This article entitled FATHER LOVE – FATHER WOUND, together with a refection on John Bosco on the loss of his...
Christian Parenting, a Great Value – First Steps. article 2

Christian Parenting, a Great Value – First Steps. article 2

This is the 2nd article in the series on Christian Parenting.   Published as a pdf file for you to download. parenting article 2 The family theme for May 2019 was PARENTS DO MATTER   June theme is YOUTH MATTER.   June 1 is GLOBAL PARENTS DAY and 16 June is...
UN International Day of Families 2019, 15 May

UN International Day of Families 2019, 15 May

Since 1994, the first International Year of the Family the UN has been commemorating 15 May as International Day of Families.    See here our suggestions for 2019.    What can you and your family do?    Find out more about a carbon footprint, see website below.   ...