Archive for August, 2014

** taken from The Writings of A.K. Frailey** 1) I need to pray my gratitude for everything that goes right today. 2) I need to pray for the strength, wisdom, and courage I know I don’t have – in order to make good choices. Because today is test day.  Every day is test day. I […]


By all accounts Pope Francis’ visit to South Korea last week went well with lots of positive publicity surrounding what he did there.  However it is extremely disappointing to realise just how little main media reporting of the Pope’s visit to the cemetery for aborted babies there was. As our post reported last week, the […]


We’re delighted to announce another of our very popular Grand Sales!  Please put the date in your diary and tell everyone you know who likes a bargain… Saturday 30th August 2014 12noon til 4pm at 104 Albert Road, Crosshill, Glasgow G42 8DR We’ll have lots of our usual items at discount prices, such as clothes, […]


Her Choice

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When we read about this PALS camp and The Congratulations Project we were blown away!  It is an example of something positive that is being done to help out to new parents of babies with Downs Syndrome at a time when they are feeling scared and vulnerable.  The love and joy that comes across from […]


It’s not often that a potential blockbuster, Hollywood  film can be said to be prolife and family friendly!  So often Hollywood promote values that are anti family and anti life so that we have to be so careful what our children can see, it’s certainly a change to be welcomed. Let’s make sure that we […]



Today we celebrate the Assumption of Our Lady into heaven.  Pope Benedict expresses the beauty of what Our Lady means to us “By contemplating Mary in heavenly glory, we understand that the earth is not the definitive homeland for us either, and that if we live with our gaze fixed on eternal goods we will […]


Maximilian was born in 1894 in Poland and became a Franciscan. He contracted tuberculosis and, though he recovered, he remained frail all his life. Before his ordination as a priest, Maximilian founded the Immaculata Movement devoted to Our Lady. After receiving a doctorate in theology, he spread the Movement through a magazine entitled “The Knight […]