Our Father!

Posted by on Sep 6, 2012 in blog

Looking for a new way to refresh your prayer life?  Ever consider meditating on the Our Father slowly and intentionally?  Join us as we journey through the Our Father in our weekly video blog!...

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Impatiently Waiting in the Garden

Posted by on Apr 2, 2012 in blog

We, the Church, sit captivated, breathless after Passion Sunday.  After 40 days of Lent… reflecting, sacrificing, repenting, we face the ultimate climax of the liturgical year, the Triduum.  And yet as we sit during these early days of Holy Week, we are asked to be patient—to stay alert, to stay awake, to watch.  We heard on Sunday what Jesus said to his apostles, his closest friends, “Sit here while I pray.”  We know what happens next—zzzzzzzz.  We, like the...

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Holy Week Ideas from the NCRegister

Posted by on Mar 27, 2012 in blog

Looking for ideas to kick up your Holy Week devotion? Enjoy this selection from the National Catholic Register, a service of EWTN. This article has so many great ideas–it reminds me of pinterest.com for your spiritual life! National Catholic Register on Making the Most of Holy Week Perhaps Lent 2012 went well for us, a profound time of confronting weaknesses out of love for the Lord. Or maybe it went rather poorly, and in fact was kind of forgotten in all the busyness...

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How Do I Discover God’s Will for Me?

Posted by on Sep 30, 2011 in blog

In my 14 years of ministry experience the #1 question I get is…  ”How can I figure out God’s will for me?”  This is also a question I know I ask myself.  Recently, I picked up (again!) Rev. Jean-Pierre de Caussade’s Abandonment to Divine Providence. This spiritual kick-in-the-heart gave one of the best answers I’ve heard in a long time!  ~Katie Enjoy…   How to Discover what is the Will of God The divine action placed before us...

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What Now?

Posted by on Aug 23, 2011 in blog

As a new school year begins, I know many of us out there are fighting the anxiety of the “next step”…  Often our faith in God’s plan for us is a little blinder than we would like.  I wanted to share with you a prayer by Thomas Merton that has really helped me through some times in my life where I wasn’t sure what was next.  A special thank you to my college spiritual director, Father R.B. Williams, O.P., who shared this prayer with me.  You...

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