I posted this video way back in 2010 but it is worth another look. We always think we have insurmountable obstacles but Nick shows us that with God’s grace we can do anything!
We all have to face obstacles to face in life. When life gets difficult, think of this inspirational story of Nick Vujicic:
Continue reading Live Your Life Without Limits!
That’s a hard question and I don’t have an easy answer to it. It is something that I struggle with which is why I think the Lord lead me to make “trust” as my focus word for 2013. I clearly need the practice!
The scripture that stands out most to me in regards
Continue reading What Does it Mean to Trust God? (A Little Random Thought)
Mary: Our Sorrowing Mother
“From Mary we learn to surrender to God’s Will in all things. From Mary we learn to trust even when all hope seems gone. From Mary we learn to love Christ her Son and the Son of God!” –Pope John Paul II
Continue reading 31 Days With Mary: Day 17
Call it the joy of Easter, call it spring fever, or just call me crazy , but lately my heart has been full of the praises of the Lord, and I can’t resist sharing the many attributes of our great God!
1. Merciful. This past Sunday
Continue reading 10 Words to Describe God
Barb over at Suffering with Joy, has a fantastic, thought-provoking reflection about our Christian “rights, duties and obligations” as citizens of the US.
Here’s a peek:
“Our society has become confused as to what is Caesar’s and what is God’s. A large percentage of society, in fact, doesn’t believe in God and therefore doesn’t believe
Continue reading Giving to God What is God’s and to Caesar What is Caesar’s
In this week’s Advent Meditation, my friend Anne is expounding on the life and mission of Mary, the Blessed Mother. Here’s a snippet:
“What Mary does, who Mary is, how Mary is obedient and LOVES God is the model for us, the the REAL HUMAN EXAMPLE of how we
Continue reading Advent Meditation, Week Two: Mission of Mary
This gorgeous Lenten Hymn is more of a prayer than a song:
P.s., please say a prayer for my cousin’s wife who is battling cancer. It went from her lungs to hip to neck and to now her brain. Thank you.
(Linked to Fearless Friday.)
Continue reading God of Mercy and Compassion
I’ve been hearing the call from the Lord to fast for several months now. I’ve been ignoring it. It’s not that I don’t want to obey God’s call or anything. It’s just that, well, the idea of fasting is scary. I’ve never been good at fasting. Trying to get through Ash Wednesday and Good Friday
Continue reading Entering the World of Intermittent Fasting
This coming Tuesday will be the feast of the Exaltation of the Cross. I think the following scripture (the 2nd reading from the feast day’s mass) from Philippians 2:6-11 sums up this feast perfectly:
Though He was in the From of God, Jesus did not deem equality with God something to
Continue reading The Cross: Saints and Scripture Sunday