Entries by Daphne Daly

12 Ways to Be the “Hostess with the Mostess” – Survey Series #8

Corresponds to Question 42 of the survey. Recently, my brother and his family came for an overnight visit that, even though it was short, inevitably brought out my latent desire to be the “hostess with the mostess.” So, just before they arrived, I found myself stocking the bathrooms with clean towels and plenty of toilet paper, […]

How to Eat an Elephant: An Introduction to the Be Missionary Disciples Review and Reflection Process – Survey Series #1

Corresponds to questions 3, 4, 5, 9, and 10 of the survey. When a task’s so daunting I don’t know how to tackle it, I remember the riddle: Q. “How do you eat an elephant?” A. “One bite at a time.” When trying to tackle the Be Missionary Disciples parish survey results, recently received by pastors […]