Our family had the privilege of visiting The Abbey of Gethsemani last weekend. My husband has been there previously for brief day visits. This time around, we were able to walk the grounds a bit as well as sit in for a 12:30pm mass. It was a great experience and I plan to go back … More content to be quiet
It frees you up, so you can do what you’re called to do. I overheard that tidbit last week. Actually, I can’t remember if I heard the above verbatim, but that was the gist of it. The word [calling] has come up often, as of late, in my life. I hear people say, “I’m called … More who’s calling?
We’re made in God’s image God is Light God is the air I breathe Recently I read this quote on someone’s blog: “I’ve begun to think of God more like an ocean, and we are the creatures that live in that ocean. It created us, gave us life, surrounds us, protects us, provides what we … More Father, ocean, air?
“People generally see what they look for, and hear what they listen for.” —Harper Lee It’s a quote from To Kill a Mockingbird. Yet when I read the quote today, I realized it could mean an awfully lot. We want things to happen a certain way. We have an ideal, whether it’s positive or motivated … More What We See and Hear
I learned long ago not to share one’s emotions without considering first. In other words, give it some time. Make sure you’re ready to articulate your feelings. So I waited a week to post the following entry: Today I was angry. I’m not much of an angry person. I get upset, frustrated, disappointed. But usually, … More days of wine and rain