Tag Archives: Listening to God

Lenten Contemplations: Day Sixteen

  Day Sixteen Share Your Life with the Divine They asked us today to contemplate what we would say if we met Jesus; what would we ask Him? What would we talk to Him about? I wondered what most people … Continue reading

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Lenten Contemplations: Day Fifteen

Day Fifteen The Golden Thread During RCIA talks this week, the topic of our individual importance came up. We referenced, “It’s a Wonderful Life!” with Jimmy Stewart and how every single person affects all the people around them in both … Continue reading

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Lenten Contemplations: Day Fourteen

Day Fourteen “O Lord, It’s Hard to be Humble!” I was raised in a home where one child struggled to make it through school—not because of lack of smarts, but because of the system—and the other was able to achieve … Continue reading

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Lenten Contemplations: Day NIne

Day Nine Reclaim Your Passion   Looking back at yesterday’s post, I believe today’s topic flows directly from it, as it suggests that when people experience depression or anxiety, and it becomes displayed in their lives by negative conversation, emotion … Continue reading

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Book Review: Edith Stein: St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross

Book Review of Edith Stein: St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross by Maria Ruiz Scaperlanda One of the things one does when choosing to join the Catholic Church is pick a Saint to identify with. For years I thought about … Continue reading

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Lenten Contemplations: Day Seven

Metamorphosis As the winds of change constantly blow across our land, we find ourselves hunkering down and hanging on to our familiar lives with almost desperation. Most of us want our lives to stay the same and make us feel … Continue reading

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Lenten Contemplations: Day Six

The Servant of the Servant Two words in the human language which can either make or break you are sympathy and empathy. Sympathy means to offer caring and feelings of compassion for another who is going through something difficult. Empathy … Continue reading

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