Melanie Jean Juneau

Melanie Jean Juneau

Melanie Jean Juneau serves as the Editor in Chief of Catholic Stand. She is a mother of nine children who has edited her kid's university term papers for over a decade. She blogs at the joy of nine9 and mother of nine9. Her writing is humorous and heart warming; thoughtful and thought-provoking. Part of her call and her witness is to write the truth about children, family, marriage and the sacredness of life. Melanie is the administrator of ACWB, a columnist at CatholicLane, CatholicStand, Catholic365, CAPC, author of Echoes of the Divine and Oopsy Daisy, and coauthor of Love Rebel: Reclaiming Motherhood

Articles Melanie Jean has Published
I Was Surprised By Three Miracles
I Was Surprised By Three Miracles

Modern folk tend to dismiss the miraculous, preferring to believe science will eventually provide a plausible explanation for the inexplicable. For the cynical, only the ignorant or gullible set out on »

Modern folk tend to dismiss the miraculous, preferring to believe science will eventually provide a plausible explanation for the inexplicable. For the cynical, only the ignorant or gullible set out on desperate pilgrimages seeking cures or chase after signs and wonders.However, there are countless, hidden souls who have experienced authentic miracles but have been bullied into silence. God Straightened..

Melanie Jean Juneau · 13 hours ago

Melanie Jean Juneau · 13 hours ago

Living With Only a Thin Veil Between Earth
Living With Only a Thin Veil Between Earth and Heaven

Life and death are not as far apart as I had once presumed. My father is dying but I now know from experience that I don't have to say goodbye after the funeral but just whisper a prayerful hello as I »

Life and death are not as far apart as I had once presumed. My father is dying but I now know from experience that I don't have to say goodbye after the funeral but just whisper a prayerful hello as I let go of our earthly relationship and embrace a new, invisible relationship with him. God mysteriously unites all of us and there is neither time nor distance when we live and move and breathe in the..

Melanie Jean Juneau · August 14th, 2017

Melanie Jean Juneau · August 14th, 2017

So, How Do We Live in Love?
So, How Do We Live in Love?

To the casual observer, I appear to be a devoted Catholic mother who has lived a sacrificial life worthy of a modern saint. Little do people realize that although I did pour out my life struggling to raise »

To the casual observer, I appear to be a devoted Catholic mother who has lived a sacrificial life worthy of a modern saint. Little do people realize that although I did pour out my life struggling to raise nine kids on a small farm with little disposable income, I actually missed the core of Christ's message; I tried too hard to be a perfect Christian rather than allowing myself to be loved by God...

Melanie Jean Juneau · August 13th, 2017

Melanie Jean Juneau · August 13th, 2017

Are Most Christians Clueless About Their True Identity?
Are Most Christians Clueless About Their True Identity?

A good friend, Martha, from Madonna House, "happened" to sit beside a self-proclaimed witch on an old bus heading towards the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico. Noticing Martha's large cross identifying »

A good friend, Martha, from Madonna House, "happened" to sit beside a self-proclaimed witch on an old bus heading towards the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Mexico. Noticing Martha's large cross identifying her as a member of the Lay Apostolate, the witch cynically remarked that most Christians were stupid because they were completely clueless about the potential power that existed within each..

Melanie Jean Juneau · July 26th, 2017

Melanie Jean Juneau · July 26th, 2017