Tag Archives: Keith Jiron

A Strong Foundation

I grew up in a small town in southwestern Colorado.

The Father’s Love

Being a father for the past thirteen years has been the hardest thing I have ever done in my life.

The Capacity for Surprise

As Christmas day approaches, I find myself living vicariously through my children.

A dwelling place for God

This past summer, after two years and several failed attempts to sell our house in Kansas City, we put it back on the market.

Carving out space for God

A couple of weeks ago I went on a men’s four-day silent retreat at Broom Tree Retreat Center in South Dakota

The Greatest Story Ever Told

Over the past few weeks I have been reading J.R.R. Tolkien’s “The Hobbit” to my sons.

Wherever you go, I am here

In the summer of 2014, my wife, four young sons and I said good-bye to family, friends, and neighbors as we packed up our house in Kansas City and moved to Omaha, Nebraska

Highway to Heaven

Last spring, on April 25, my wife and I experienced one of the saddest moments of our lives together.

Singing His Praises

The other day when I came home from work, my wife showed me a letter that my eight-year-old son, Michael, had written

For Mom and Dad

This Advent Season, as I prepare for Christmas, I dedicate this article to my mom and dad.

November 25, 2020
The Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph