Small Steps for Catholic Moms

Your Daily Call to Think, Pray, and Act
Author: Danielle Bean
Foreword by: Lisa M. Hendey

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Format: Paperback

Publication date: September 9, 2013

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Danielle Bean, editor of Catholic Digest, and Elizabeth Foss, an award-winning blogger, team up to offer daily doses of inspiration, wisdom, and hope for Catholic moms. Now back in print in response to high demand, Small Steps for Catholic Moms gives busy mothers a year's worth of sustenance: brief daily challenges about which to think, pray, and act.

Small Steps for Catholic Moms offers daily prompts and suggestions—small steps—for every day of the year to encourage Catholic moms to attain that elusive balance between action and contemplation in everyday life. Each day’s entry includes a short prayer from a saint, a personal prayer composed from the hearts of two mothers, and a small call to action, making this the perfect prayer companion for the busy mom looking for bite-sized spiritual nourishment.

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Pages: 416

Trim size: 5 x 7 inches

ISBN: 9781594714269

Imprint: Ave Maria Press

  • “A treasure.”

    “This wonderful book will be a treasure to mothers. It is filled with precious nuggets of wisdom, inspiration, and encouragement that will daily guide and direct each woman's heart to the throne of our precious Lord. Deep insight, drawn from saints through the ages, provides food for thought, truth to follow, and direction to hold onto amidst each day's demands.”

    Sally Clarkson
    Author, speaker, and cofounder of Whole Heart Ministries

  • “A shot in the arm.”

    “This book is a shot in the arm, a moment of grace, a reminder to fight the good fight and do our best and love wholeheartedly those God has placed in our path.”

    Rachel Balducci
    Author of How Do You Tuck in a Superhero?

  • “Families will grow closer to God and to one another.”

    “Danielle Bean and Elizabeth Foss may be recommending small steps that can be incorporated into our busy daily lives, but these two beloved authors will also help Catholic moms make great strides in supporting their families along life’s path to sainthood. By taking time each day to journey with Danielle and Elizabeth—to think, to pray, and to act—families will grow closer to God and to one another, while learning many fundamentals of our faith and having a great time together along the way!”

    Lisa M. Hendey
    Founder of and author of A Book of Saints for Catholic Moms

  • “Feeds soul-starved mothers exactly what they need.”

    “This book feeds soul-starved mothers exactly what they need: small, daily meals that serve a rich, spiritual feast—Christ nourishment that offers practical ways to become like him in our domestic churches.”

    Ann Voskamp
    Author of One Thousand Gifts

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