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How to Control your Anger and Not Let Anger Control You and Others

I am starting a 40 day anger control challenge.  Over the past 7 years, I have sought many good resources to help manage anger: numerous Christian books on anger, websites, counselors, and groups like Celebrate Recovery for Anger Management classes.   641 more words

Inspiration

The 40 days to change complete!

Yesterday was the final day of my self-created 40 days to change.  It was magnificent because my biggest goal when I started this game was to find a home for my family and yesterday I signed the escrow papers for our new home!   2,885 more words

Spiritual

Day 40: What Now?

Okay, for the final time . . . begin with the Prayer of Abandonment.

Holy Saturday has special significance for me:  It is the day I was welcomed into the Church after nearly a year of studying and pondering whether I should become Catholic. 598 more words

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Day 39: Zzzz…

Begin with the Prayer of Abandonment.

“Why do they call it ‘Good Friday’?” nine-year-old Sarah wanted to know.  It was a fair question. Why should we commemorate the day of the Lord’s death, calling it “good”? 1,111 more words

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Day 38: Yes!

Start with the Prayer of Abandonment

On March 25 each year we celebrate the Annunciation, when the    Blessed Virgin Mary gave her assent to God’s plan, by which she was to become the… 413 more words

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Day 37: X-amine Your Marriage

Begin with the Prayer of Abandonment.

Although the Challenge will continue up through Saturday, today is officially the last day before Triduum (the three-day recollection leading up to the feast of Easter) begins. 311 more words

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Day 36: Wisdom

Begin with the Prayer of Abandonment.

Today’s reflection is short and sweet. In today’s reflection in Lent with Saint Teresa of Calcutta, Mother Teresa reflects on the wisdom of Jesus in how he treated Judas Iscariot. 51 more words

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