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Chris Weickert

Chris is a devoted husband and the father of six beautiful children. He and his wife Elaine operate multiple online Catholic Stores. Starting in ministry related work at age 18, Chris was Diocesan Director of Youth Retreats. Subsequent work as a DRE, Youth Minister, and Development Director preceded his entry into Catholic retail.

Your Chance to Meet Pope Francis

People get to know each other through the stories they tell and the experiences they share.Three months ago Pope Francis came into the lives of billions of Catholics worldwide. While a chance for a personal sit down with the Pope is unlikely, this book can be your opportunity to enter …

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5 Parent Tips for First Communion

First Holy Communion is a big event in the life of a child and in the life of a family. We asked an experienced mom who guided three boys and three girls though the celebration of First Holy Communion to give us tips on how to make preparations that would …

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How-To Measure for a First Communion Dress

Need to buy a First Communion Dress this year? If yes, we want to share an article just posted to our store website that walks you through the basics of getting a good set of measurements for a girl’s dress. This is the first in a series of reference guides …

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Get a Spiritual Exercise Partner for Lent

Going it alone during Lent makes for a lonely journey. Have a more productive prayerful Lent with a spiritual exercise partner. Living on a corner along a popular jogging route, we see lots of people run by. Very few of them run alone. Most have companions during their daily exercise. …

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Advent and Christmas with Nouwen

The inspiring words of Henri J. M. Nouwen guide the faithful on a spiritual journey through the Advent and Christmas season in this book of waiting, hope, anticipation, and celebration. Each day of the Advent season (28 in all, to accommodate the varying number of days in the season) and …

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Christmas and Advent

Christmas and Advent, blessed seasons of preparation and celebration. In Advent, we await the incarnation, the birth of Christ; preparing room in our hearts to accept this glorious gift of God. At Christmas we rejoice in the “Word made flesh” Jesus. How do we prepare and what is available to …

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