Two for Others Tuesday: A Thursday Edition

Serve others in Christ's name

The Love Project:  There is so much ugly conflict out there in the ether, so much delight in what is wrong.  If you’re looking for a way to rejoice some more in the truth, take a look at The Love Project.  What started as one blogger’s (that blogger being Heidi Hess Saxton) New Year’s resolution has become my personal way of taking a moment each day to think with more charity.  Heidi is taking a Catholic look at all the charitable kinds of love, both humans and divine.  The posts are efficient in their brevity and often end with a challenge for you to carry with you through the rest of the day.

Have altar, will travel:  The Travel Altar is an adorable idea.  I met the Travel Altar ladies on my airport/hotel shuttle ride at CMN.  It’s a little trifold card, kind of like a paper triptych, into which you can slide three of your favorite holy cards.  It’s a great way to organize your holy cards and keep them rotating, especially if you’re a “collect ’em all” sort but don’t have a practical means of displaying them all at once.  Now with the Travel Altar, you don’t have to.


About Erin McCole Cupp
Erin McCole Cupp is a wife, mother, and lay Dominican who lives with her family of vertebrates somewhere out in the middle of Nowhere, Pennsylvania. Her short writing has appeared in Canticle Magazine, The Catholic Standard and Times, Parents, The Philadelphia City Paper, The White Shoe Irregular, Outer Darkness Magazine, and the newsletter of her children’s playgroup. She is a contributor to and has been a guest blogger for the Catholic Writers Guild. Her other professional experiences include acting, costuming, youth ministry, international scholar advising, and waiting tables. When Erin is not writing, cooking or parenting, she can be found reading, singing a bit too loudly, sewing for people she loves, gardening in spite of herself, or dragging loved ones to visitors centers at tourist spots around the country. Find out more about her novels and other projects at .

2 Responses to Two for Others Tuesday: A Thursday Edition

  1. Thanks for the shout-out, Mrs. Mackerelsnapper! You made my day!

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