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October 28, 2016

Today is the feast of Sts. Simon and Jude, Apostles and martyrs. Ask for their intercession for your family to courageously live out your call to spread the Good News of God’s love.

October 27, 2016

“The Word of God is living and effective, able to discern reflections and thoughts of the heart.” (Heb 4:12) Take time today to read and discuss Scripture with your spouse, whether it’s a favorite Bible verse or one of the readings from Mass.

October 26, 2016

To end this month of the Rosary, dedicate time each day to pray one decade of the rosary as a family. Take turns leading it and offering different intentions.

October 25, 2016

Find a new recipe and cook dinner together as a family. Making a meal a good way to relax after a long day and spend quality time with your loved ones.

October 24, 2016

What is something you’ve always dreamed of doing? Make a bucket list with your spouse and talk about how you can fulfill those “someday” dreams.

October 23, 2016

In the Gospel today, we hear about the prayers of the proud Pharisee and the humble tax collector. In what ways can your prayer be more authentic and humble?

October 22, 2016

“The history of mankind, the history of salvation, passes by way of the family.” St. John Paul II, pray for all marriages and families!

October 21, 2016

Make a Holy Hour (or half hour) together as a family to end the week.

October 20, 2016

In honor of Respect Life month, take part as a family in local pro-life activities: pray outside an abortion clinic, collect donations for a women’s care center, or attend a special Respect Life Mass.

October 19, 2016

Sts. John de Brebeuf and Isaac Jogues are the first North American martyrs, known for their zeal for spreading the Gospel. Ask for their intercession as you spread the Gospel today both at home and in the workplace.

October 18, 2016

Communication in your family is key. Don’t let wounds fester. Instead, calmly address hurts and ask for the grace to forgive.

October 17, 2016

Do you know your spouse’s love language? Take an online test (or read the book if you have it) and have a conversation about how you both give and receive love best.

October 16, 2016

In today’s first reading, Aaron and Hur supported Moses when he grew tired. Together, they were able to win the battle. In what ways can you support your family today?

October 15, 2016

Have you received the Sacrament of Penance lately? Go to Confession and follow it with breakfast together.

October 14, 2016

Do something small to surprise your spouse today – prepare lunch for them to take to work, greet them at home with flowers or a treat, or leave a sweet note somewhere for them to find.

October 13, 2016

End the day by saying a prayer together right before bed. Make sure to kiss your spouse and children good night.

October 12, 2016

“The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, generosity, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control.” (Gal 5:22) How can you live out these fruits in your family today?

October 11, 2016

Take up a new hobby or skill together! Learning at any age can be fun and beneficial.

October 10, 2016

Have you told your spouse and children you love them yet today? Make the conscious effort to do so.

October 9

“In all circumstances, give thanks, for this is the will of God for you in Christ Jesus.” (1 Thess 5:18) Reflect on the blessings in your life and have a conversation about gratitude with your spouse.

October 8, 2016

Autumn is here! Take advantage of the cooler weather to go apple-picking, visit a pumpkin patch, or enjoy a bonfire as a family.

October 7, 2016

On this feast of Our Lady of the Rosary, say a rosary (or even just a decade) together to ask for Our Lady’s intercession in your marriage.

October 6, 2016

Have a technology-free evening. Take a walk, play a game, or read a book out loud together as a family.

October 5, 2016

“All the love God has in Himself, all the beauty God has in Himself, all the truth God has in Himself, He entrusts to the family. A family is truly a family when it is capable of opening its arms to receive all that love.” – Pope Francis

October 4, 2016

St. Francis of Assisi is known for his great joy, even in difficult times. Find joy in everything today and share it with your spouse and children.

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