The Offer (I’m Glad) I Didn’t Refuse: God Moment 1

The small coincidences continued to mount up over the next few years. Most of these coincidences were so small they barely registered as being worth notice. However, they were happening so often that I began to wonder if they might be signs from God. Despite these increasingly frequent little signs that seemed to have no… Read More The Offer (I’m Glad) I Didn’t Refuse: God Moment 1

The Offer (I’m Glad) I Didn’t Refuse: Hook, Line, and Sinker

“Well? What is it?” Joe was beside himself. “Hm? What’s what?” I answered disinterestedly as I watched Mary and Mitch accept the well wishes of family and friends. “Don’t get cute, chowderhead,” Joe barked. “What are your going to do as Abby’s godfather? You knucklehead.” “Oh! That!” It was almost too easy to get Joe… Read More The Offer (I’m Glad) I Didn’t Refuse: Hook, Line, and Sinker

The Offer (I’m Glad) I Didn’t Refuse: Lots and Lots of Prayers

1995 [From “Okay… Now What?”]:  After I accepted their offer, Mary filled me in during dinner on what would be expected of me: ….3) Prior to the sacramental rite, I would have to profess to the priest my faith in God and Christ the Savior.  I looked up from my plate with raised eyebrows and… Read More The Offer (I’m Glad) I Didn’t Refuse: Lots and Lots of Prayers