September 18, 2012

Deacon Monaghan served Annapolis parish for nearly 30 years

Deacon James C. Monaghan Jr., a deacon of St. Andrew by the Bay in Annapolis for nearly 30 years, died of complications from recent surgery Sept. 14 at Laurel Regional Hospital. He was 69.
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Uncommon ways to exercise (aka playing with the neighborhood kids)

  If you didn’t already know, I’m not married nor do I have children. The closest is my 11-year-old brother since I am old enough to be his mother! But there are a fair number of little kids around my block who are just great kids. One of the reasons I hear
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What’s scarier than dining out with preschoolers?

  Now that we’re a family of four, we don’t eat out much anymore. There’s the expense, of course. But the real reason is that it can be stressful. Our sons love to eat, so that helps. But making sure they are quietly entertained while we wait for the food to arrive can
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Jesus is the Quarterback on the Gridiron of Life

Now that the lazy summer days of August have given way to the September crackling of shoulder pads and helmets as football launches into full swing, pastors once again find themselves in their own competition for the time, attention and participation of their parishioners on Sundays.For me, Mass and football
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