it’s not too late to LIVE LENT, get set before the 1st Sunday!


Advent and Lent Quest Craft Kit:

Paper Chain Countdowns! THREE in ONE kit with Saint Bios, Catechism facts or Family Prayer Challenges. Laminate to use year after year…and really these can be used to count down to ANY Feast Day or Season, but they include some special ones just for Lent!

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#CatholicCraft Bundle for Zelie and Co Auction!

I’m part of a group called Zelie and Co!

Zelie & Co is a group of Catholic women artisans. They work collaboratively to support each other’s business growth, pray for each other, and offer weekly sales on Instagram @zelieandco. Their patron saint is St Zelie, lacemaker and mother of St Therese, the Little Flower. Zelie&Co Catholic Artisans are excited to partner with some of our Catholic Community’s most beloved Bloggers to support some amazing Catholic Charities with an Auction of beautiful Catholic gifts and crafts on February 9th, 2016Here at Arma Dei: Equipping Catholic Families, I am partnering with Gina at Someday Saints=&1=&to offer you a #CatholicCrafts Bundle…just in time for Lent! The #CatholicCrafts Bundle includes: Total Retail Value: $112.50 Starting Bid: $50Proceeds will be donated to St Bryce MissionsAfter losing their sixth son Bryce, for whom the organization is named, to SIDS in 2009, Greg and Colleen began to search deeply for God to show them how to He wanted them to use this suffering for His glory and the good of His children.  St. Bryce Missions is currently active in two communities in Costa Rica and hopes to initiate work in Tanzania this year. They have completed 6 chapel construction or renovation projects as part of their Faith in Action initiative, actively engaged in numerous evangelization outreaches, created a social enterprise initiative for women as well as an initiative to provide families with chickens for the prevention of malnourishment as well as income generation as part of their Hope in Action programming. They also founded the St. Francis Emmaus Center to provide rest and recuperation time as well as support and health education to pregnant Cabecar mothers who lack access to health services as part of their Love in Action programming. 

This Charity Auction is going to be BIG!

Our Blogger-Partners include:

and our Catholic Artisans include:

and our Catholic Charities include:

Get a start on your Lenten Almsgiving

to these AWESOME Catholic Charities

…and fill your Easter Baskets at the same time!

Support these awesome Catholic Charities as part of your Almsgiving this Lent…

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Works of Mercy…like the Saints!

Works of Mercy ~ Kelly SaintsTM Style

30 pages of templates featuring Kelly SaintsTM images with explanations of each saint’s association with the Works of Mercy! Make a Tabletop Carousel, Double-Feature Accordion Book, Board Book, Buttons, Badges, Cake Toppers, Votive Candles, Stamps, Prayer Cards, a Coloring Book or Matching Game…with the 4 varied format templates and instructions within this kit!

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Zelie&Co Instagram Flash Sale #2

Welcome back!

We’re participating in the Zelie&Co Flash Sale…TODAY, January 12th!

We’ve got TWO sets available, first come, first served!

Choose THREE watercolored Kelly Saints Blessing Cards (printed cards with envelopes) from here

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Catholic Planner 2016

Just finished the NEW and IMPROVED Catholic Shop and Blog Planner!

This year, it’s embellished with Kelly Saints on the calendar and Divider Tabs to organize your Passwords, Blog and Social Media Stats, Guest Posts, Contributor Posts, Ad Space, Sponsor Buttons…and more!!

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Super Saint Saturday

We’re combining Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday into our SUPER SAINT SATURDAY SALE…to help you celebrate the SAINTS as we close off this Liturgical Year in time for ADVENT on Sunday!

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Shopping Catholic for Christmas!

Catholic Stocking Stuffers!

Gifts for Godchildren!

Sacrament Gifts!

54 Saint Cards + 1 Vocation Index (+ Quick Rules) in a glossy printed box! These Super Saints Cards offer full color Kelly Saints illustrations, quick and quantifiable facts and a short biography.

The only SAINTS CARDS you can play REAL CARD GAMES with!

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A Jumpstart on the Jesse Tree!

I was honored to receive Jen’s new 85-page ebook Our Family’s Jesse Tree for review!

I have over the last few years participated in a Jesse Tree Ornament swap, received these awesome Jesse Tree Treasures and made my own Handprint Jesse Tree Banner (which can also be used throughout Christmas, Lent, Easter and Ordinary Time with other ornaments or Saint tokens!)

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Saint Scripts Series THREE is HERE!

We did it! We just released Saint Scripts Series THREE with full color postcards packed with Kelly Saints, quick facts and bios along with black and white research templates to color the Kelly Saints and add the info! Saint Scripts ONE and Saint Scripts TWO have been SO popular…and we just had to make a new kit to include

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Super Saints

Super Saints are HERE! The only SAINTS cards you can play real card games with!

54 Saint Cards  + 1 Vocation Index (+ Quick Rules) in a glossy printed box

These Super Saints Cards offer full color Kelly Saints illustrations, quick and often quantifiable facts and a short biography.

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