The Grace of Yes! We are products of the Grace of Yes! If our parents hadn’t said ‘Yes’ to us, or at least if our mom hadn’t said ‘Yes’ to us, we wouldn’t be here. Even if our home and family isn’t picture perfect… Even if it is or was the exact opposite
I came across this Novena of Surrender about seven or eight years ago. I was immediately touched by it and started passing it out to others because it was so wonderful and profound. It literally takes seconds a day to recite, but is so extremely powerful! It is hard to estimate the number of people
I came across this story through Sister Emmanuel’s Children of Medjugorje June 2008 Newsletter. Sister Emmanuel writes of Father Tim Deeter’s experience of ministering to the sick and dying as a hospital chaplain. He testifies particularly of the supernatural power given through the Sacrament of Reconciliation. It is such an incredible story! Enjoy! May this
Mateo Cerezo. Ecce Homo. 1650 Many of us pass busily through Lent barely taking a moment to examine our lives or reflect on Christ’s life and love for us. Others feel weighed down with guilt and shame and struggle with accepting God’s forgiveness. No matter where our hearts lie this Lent, this is a time of grace for
Detail of Pentecost, painted by Jean II Restout, 1732. I was praying in adoration this morning and felt an overwhelming desire to pray for the Holy Spirit. We have been reading Jesus say to us (in the daily Mass readings from John), again and again, that we can ask the Father for whatever we wish in
Catholic Wife and Mom, Speaker, Teacher and Retreat Leader, MA in Theology
Besides coordinating Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration for my parish, I am an active and sought after retreat leader, teacher and speaker in the Diocese of Wichita, as well as a writer, artist and pilgrim.
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