Here’s a story our priest told during his homily "A young girl was having a really hard time. She no longer felt God in her life. Her grandmother was the spiritual leader of the family, so the girl visited her and complained, "Why doesn't God let me feel His presence? If only I could FEEL… Continue reading A Story About How God Touches Us
My faith is NOT unwavering. There, I said it. Four years ago I was a full blown atheist who thought believers were either a) lying about believing or b) dumb as rocks. What does that have to do with my faith? ALOT. I was a non-believer for so long that I still have moments when… Continue reading My Faith is NOT Unwavering
Hey, you! I KNOW you! You’re a believer, but you want to DO and BE better, amiright?You have a Christian foundation (thanks Mom & Dad!) that you never really did anything with. You never grabbed on to your faith and took ownership, but now you’re READY! There’s only one problem: you’re bogged down in the… Continue reading How to Take Ownership of Your Faith: Show up & Begin!
Today we celebrate the Feast of Christ the King. I’m embarrassed to say I’ve never really stopped and thought about what this solemnity means. In today’s gospel reading (Matthew 25: 31-46) Jesus talks to His disciples about those who will inherit His kingdom. Jesus says, “I was hungry and you gave me food, ill and… Continue reading Sunday Gospel Reflection: Christ the King
In today’s gospel (Matthew 25: 14-30) Jesus tells the parable of the man who is going on a journey and leaves his treasure with his servants. With one he leaves 5 “talents” and with another 2 and with the last he leaves 1. Two of the servants go out into the world and use their… Continue reading Sunday Gospel Reflection