Very early on in my tenure as production manager of The Leaven, editor Father Mark Goldasich stood in his office expounding the concept of team and teamwork in regards to The Leaven.
If your family is anything like mine, you’re having a bit of trouble letting go of the Easter egg hunt tradition. Our youngest cousin is now 16 years old, but all of us “kids” are…
When I had the privilege of interviewing Immaculée Ilibagiza years ago, I asked her if she really did long to be back in the bathroom.
This summer, while covering a story for The Leaven, I was part of an entourage, and it was kind of surreal.
It was an unusual sight, to be sure: a mariachi crooner serenading a nun.
This past weekend I had the opportunity to cover a retreat at Holy Trinity in Lenexa called Luke 18. The retreat lasts the weekend and is designed for seventh- and eighth-grade students who are led…
I like this picture because it says so much about the kind of person he is. And I have it as my screen saver because it reminds me daily to be like him — to…
It would be appropriate to say that throughout many years of photographing Stations of the Cross, I have never encountered Stations that are exactly alike in two different churches.
I’d like to point out that a head caked in ashes isn’t exactly fashion forward. Especially in today’s times when it’s so easy for people to judge one another’s beliefs.
Teachers don’t get into their line of work for fame or fortune. But they can mold minds. Teaching, in my opinion, is the most influential profession there is.