Lent is a special time for Grace, and we often do a project together, as an entire school. This year, however, we decided that each class would create its own project.
Hmmm. What could the preschoolers do on their own? Well, they could pray. Preschoolers are great at praying! ❤ Continue Reading
Jesus came to Jerusalem – well, Grace Preschool – today.
As you might guess, there was a whole lot of jubilation going on. We paraded and waved our palms like crazy. Continue Reading
Grace preschoolers are sporting some way-cool ashes today.
If they still have them on by afternoon (I admit, it’s unlikely!), they may have friends and other people look at them funny.
It’s a rite of passage – to be questioned about the ashes – for Catholics.
Why do we have ashes placed on our foreheads during Mass on Ash Wednesday? Continue Reading
Lent is a wonderful time. As Sister Susan wrote in her Sunday Facebook post, “During Lent we step back into deeper prayer; we listen more closely to God’s word to hear more clearly God’s call to us.” Lovely.
We have been preparing for Lent at the monastery. Each Sister writes to our prioress, Sister Sandra, about what she plans to do for her Lenten practice. Sister Sandra, who is our spiritual head, then approves it. Continue Reading