Lent 2018 began on Wednesday, February 14 ending on Thursday, March 29 and for Latin-rite Catholics with Easter Sunday on April 1. I got my Ash in church, I hope you got yours too. Ash Wednesday is one of the most popular and important holy days in the liturgical calendar. Ash Wednesday starts Lent, a season … Continue reading A Lenten Journey Begins on Ash Wednesday
Lord, I know you love me and have great plans for me. But sometimes I am overwhelmed by the thought of my future. Show me how to walk forward one day at a time. May I take heart while I search openly for what it is you want me to do with my life. Inspire … Continue reading Speak, Lord, for Your Servant is Listening.
“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy” #martinlutherking #mlkday Maybe we never stop working for peace & justice especially as followers of Jesus! #solidarity #peace #justice Rev Martin Luther King Jr received by Pope Paul VI at the … Continue reading Celebrating the great work of Martin Luther King, Jr. today!
Adult Friend Temperance Day 25: Modesty Dress appropriately when you know you will be with your friend(s) and their partners, parents, children, fiances, or spouses. Assume it’s a mixed crowd and dress as you would in a public setting. What immediately pops up in most peoples mind when you think of the word modesty? An … Continue reading Stylish & Classy – Dress Appropriately
Increase happiness by spending money on the “right” things an for the "right" reasons. Love, Hope, Charity Spend on Experiences, not material things Somehow society tells us that once we make more money, we will be able to buy all the “stuff” that will make us happier. Hahaha... Not in any lifetime! “Stuff” like watches, … Continue reading Spend & Give the Gift of Experiences, Not Material Things
Love is a two way street in relationships. In the same way we love our partner and long to be loved by them in return, God loves us in an unconditional and selfless way, longing to receive our affection as well. Many times we take God’s love for granted in our lives. I love him, … Continue reading Why I Love God
Question: "What does it mean to love God?" Answer: First, loving God requires knowing Him, and that knowledge begins with His Word. It may sound glib, but to know Him is to love Him. To love God is to worship and praise Him. "It is written: 'Worship the Lord your God and serve him only'" … Continue reading What Does it Mean to Love God?