Pennsylvania – One Billion Stories https://onebillionstories.com Hope Lives Mon, 01 Jan 2018 17:26:36 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Pursuing Holiness in the Family https://onebillionstories.com/pursuing-holiness-in-the-family/ https://onebillionstories.com/pursuing-holiness-in-the-family/#respond Wed, 18 Nov 2015 15:46:03 +0000 https://onebillionstories.com/?p=24405 Learn more about their mission at: www.ChastityProject.com  Jason and Crystalina Evert rejoin the mission with some enduring words on the family. This video was filmed in Philadelphia at the World Meeting of Families with Pope Francis in attendance. Movinf forward as a Church, an interior life is so key for Catholic parents, as they lead their children […]

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Learn more about their mission at: www.ChastityProject.com 

Jason and Crystalina Evert rejoin the mission with some enduring words on the family. This video was filmed in Philadelphia at the World Meeting of Families with Pope Francis in attendance. Movinf forward as a Church, an interior life is so key for Catholic parents, as they lead their children closer to Christ. The Everts are spot on when they say, for those that have struggling families, don’t be afraid to reach out  to the global Catholic family. We are strong, and it is the Eucharist that strengthens the ‘one billion global Catholic family’.

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Philadelphia Remix: HOPE https://onebillionstories.com/philadelphia-remix-hope/ https://onebillionstories.com/philadelphia-remix-hope/#respond Mon, 12 Oct 2015 15:01:28 +0000 https://onebillionstories.com/?p=24380 Casting out ‘into the deep’ is the hope that resides within this video’s stylistic choices, and the World Meeting of Families event in Philadelphia. Now, all the pilgrims are home, living and invite others into an encounter with everlasting hope. A hope that cannot die. A hope that rests within the hearts and minds of the ‘one billion Catholics’ on earth. […]

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Casting out ‘into the deep’ is the hope that resides within this video’s stylistic choices, and the World Meeting of Families event in Philadelphia. Now, all the pilgrims are home, living and invite others into an encounter with everlasting hope. A hope that cannot die. A hope that rests within the hearts and minds of the ‘one billion Catholics’ on earth. Let us share this video with the fringes of the world, those lost souls who are desperately searching for the only hope known to satisfy forever, Jesus. Use the share buttons below to spread hope, and make sure #HopeLives on well past the World Meeting of Families.

How and why do you experience hope within our Catholic faith?

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Openness to Life in America, Faith and Family first https://onebillionstories.com/openness-life-in-america-faith-family-first/ https://onebillionstories.com/openness-life-in-america-faith-family-first/#comments Sun, 27 Sep 2015 00:15:25 +0000 https://onebillionstories.com/?p=24314 The smiles and joy of the Finegan family is contagious. Authentic joy truly radiates from their home. Listening to their story will give you hope for the future of the Church. Certainly there are challenges that come along with raising nine children. But it is their openness to life, and trust in God’s plan, that is so […]

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The smiles and joy of the Finegan family is contagious. Authentic joy truly radiates from their home. Listening to their story will give you hope for the future of the Church. Certainly there are challenges that come along with raising nine children. But it is their openness to life, and trust in God’s plan, that is so inspiring to see in today’s culture.

What does your family specifically do to ensure the faith is passed on to the next generation? Share ideas in the comments below.

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Finding true Love https://onebillionstories.com/finding-true-love/ https://onebillionstories.com/finding-true-love/#respond Fri, 25 Sep 2015 00:53:48 +0000 https://onebillionstories.com/?p=24304 From the Philadelphia area, we hear today about finding true love. Not the warm fuzzy love that most media outlets feed to Americans. But true love, authentic love, a love that is rooted within sacrifice and uplifting the good in the other. With the arrival of the Haas family’s story to your screens, consider sharing in the […]

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From the Philadelphia area, we hear today about finding true love. Not the warm fuzzy love that most media outlets feed to Americans. But true love, authentic love, a love that is rooted within sacrifice and uplifting the good in the other. With the arrival of the Haas family’s story to your screens, consider sharing in the comments below how you experience authentic love in your daily lives. Let us never forget that indeed, hope truly does live, through the stories of families across America and around the world. Pass it on.

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Joyful suffering leads to Hope in the Family https://onebillionstories.com/joyful-suffering-leads-hope-in-family/ https://onebillionstories.com/joyful-suffering-leads-hope-in-family/#respond Wed, 23 Sep 2015 15:21:01 +0000 https://onebillionstories.com/?p=24295 The Genus family of Philadelphia is an incredible example of trusting in His plan. Work, education, and finding a good place to live are all challenges that this family has met with a joyful trust in God. We can all learn a couple life lessons from this story, straight out of Philly. What point from their […]

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The Genus family of Philadelphia is an incredible example of trusting in His plan. Work, education, and finding a good place to live are all challenges that this family has met with a joyful trust in God. We can all learn a couple life lessons from this story, straight out of Philly.

What point from their story stuck out to you? Share in the comments below.

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