I feel called to gather families during Lent by hosting an event in my home, how can I do that well? What are tips for hosting a Lenten celebration in the home? Are there dos and don’ts for hosting a faith-filled gathering? What are some ideas for Lenten activities for kids, teens, adults, and families? I sense a call from God but feel ill-equipped, what should I do? How can I measure the fruits of my efforts to help my family grow in faith? Is every family called to mission?
I was inspired by going to the house of a gal who had never led an event, new to the Catholic faith, working mom with lots of little kids, and an introvert… I thought, “I have no excuse!” -Kari
When you hear a call from God, expect to experience the gap between your natural condition and the requirements for the call. Think Moses “I can’t speak,” Abraham “I’m too old,” the Blessed Mother “I’m a Virgin.” -Tom
The Currans give tips on how to plan and host a fruitful, faith-filled gathering. Kari shares stories about hosting a Lenten gathering at their home with other Catholic families. Tom talks about how to discern God’s prompting to ‘do something’ about the gap between what-is and what-ought-to-be!