Have you ever run into a perfect stranger at the beach who shared some incredible wisdom with you? Or reunited with a dear friend from childhood while watching the 4th of July fireworks in your hometown? Well, we would love to hear all about your joyful and inspiring summer-themed stories! We are currently accepting submissions for this theme through June…

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Everybody has a calling in life; at least, that’s what I’ve always been told. Until the year 2014, I was frustrated that my calling was completely eluding me. I had a wonderful life: beautiful and happy children, a loving and supportive man, and great friends and family who were always there for me. However, I always felt like something essential…

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It was a beautiful, spring-like day at the end of February in Senoia, Georgia. Senoia is a charming and historic city located in the Atlanta metro area. It was my first visit to the area, and it was a special one: I was meeting my fiancé’s extended family for the first time! I was excited, nervous, and hopeful that all…

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I immediately said “yes” when asked to advise a service trip to Ecuador. I work at a Jesuit institution where we are instilled with the concept of becoming “a person for others.” I accepted the advisor duty because I was eager to put this phrase into practice. Little did I know this one “yes” would forever change my outlook on…

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This is Part 2 of The Sky’s the Limit. Be sure to circle back to Part 1 to get the full story, or read the synopsis and jump in below! Garry and Pat met, fell in love, and married. Fortuitously, Garry left his job to pursue a career as a pilot, which took him far from home (and Pat). With Pat’s constant support, Garry was…

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