Just do it: Homily for February 14, 2018, Ash Wednesday

Deacon Greg Kandra posted this a couple of years ago on his blog. I repost the link here for your edification. Enjoy.

In 1971, an art student at Portland State University named Carolyn Davidson got a job doing some freelance design work for a local sporting goods company. They were looking for a company logo, an emblem. Carolyn Davidson came up with something in just a few hours. Everyone liked what she did and thanked her. For a day’s work, she was paid $35.

Little did anyone realize what Carolyn Davidson had created. That design went on to generate billions—and made history.

Click on the link below for the rest. You won’t be sorry. 

Source: Just do it: Homily for February 14, 2018, Ash Wednesday

Saw This On Twitter And Just Had To Say Something

They are not on smartphones, kindles, Ipads, or sitting in front of a computer. What’s wrong with these people? Don’t they want their kids to grow up to be digitally addicted, mind-numbed, social network psychotics like their peers? The nerve, letting them play like that in the real world! Haven’t they ever heard of VR? And not only that, they appear to be having fun! Scandalous! Absolutely scandalous!

First Step Act

President Trump is concentrating on what will lift all Americans up, especially those who need it most. Actions, not meaningless talking points and empty promises, are what has defined his Presidency. And it is driving the Democrats nuts.

New Hampshire man charged with slapping 15-year-old Trump supporter outside polling station — MetNews

(CNN)A New Hampshire man was arrested Thursday afternoon and is facing charges after he allegedly slapped a 15-year-old supporter of President Donald Trump outside a polling place during Tuesday’s primary, according to police. He then allegedly assaulted the teenager and two adults who attempted to intervene. CNN has not identified or been in contact with…

New Hampshire man charged with slapping 15-year-old Trump supporter outside polling station — MetNews