In this reflection for the 5th Sunday of Easter, Colin and Aimee MacIver reflect on the image of the vine and the branches and how we are connected and rooted in Christ, and that sometimes that means he has to prune off the things that are dead and that keep us from a full life with Him.
Aimee and Colin MacIver
Contributors to Enkindle: Family Scripture Reflections
AIMEE AND COLIN MACIVER are co-authors of Power and Grace, Theology of the Body for Teens: Middle School, The Parent and Sponsor Guides for Chosen: Your Journey Toward Confirmation, and Belonging: Baptism in the Family of God. They also co-wrote Quick Catholic Lessons with Fr. Mike. Both are graduates of the Franciscan University of Steubenville and teach at St. Scholastica Academy. They live in Covington, Louisiana with their two children, Leo and Zelie.