May 12, 2017 2:30:30 PM | by Jake Frost
Puzzled, I asked: “I’ll bet you’re right, Honey, but what makes you say that?”
She turned her face up to the sunshine and closed her eyes, basking in the golden radiance, and said: “Because He’s smiling.”
And from her smile I could tell she was right.
In the exuberance of creation we can see His joy, and in the little faces of His children we can see His smiles.
As the song says, Thank God For Kids!
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Copyright 2017 Jake Frost
Jake Frost is an attorney, husband, and father of four grade-school aged kids. He’s the author of six books: a Catholic fantasy novel,
The Light of Caliburn;
Catholic Dad: (Mostly) Funny Stories of Faith, Family, and Fatherhood; Catholic Dad 2: More (Mostly) Funny Stories of Faith, Family, and Fatherhood; From Dust to Stars: Poems by Jake Frost; Victory! Poems by Jake Frost; and a children’s book he also illustrated called
The Happy Jar.
Who We Are
Holy Cross Family Ministries
Family Theater Productions
Congregation of the Holy Cross
Father Patrick Peyton, C.S.C.
CatholicMom.com Book Series at Ave Maria Press
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