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Monday Prayer

During my morning talk with God, I shared how awemazed and thankful I was (see previous post: Prayer Affirmation) for an answered prayer request. We continued to talk about prayer when I was guided to: 69 more words

"Look at Him, even just for a moment"

Life is extremely busy. I’m taking another parish nursing online course and my days are filled with family/work/school/volunteer commitments. There’s never enough time.

When the calendar is overflowing, it’s easy to rush through prayer, or worse, stop spending time in quiet prayer. 188 more words



One of my early devotional days was titled, The Patience Waiting Room. At that time and to this day, I struggle with patience.

Sometimes in my prayers, I’m talking with God and asking him to hurry it up…you know, speed up the answers I am waiting for. 95 more words

Mercy Without Measure

God gives gifts without measure. However, we often measure how much we will receive. Prayer changes all this. Prayer changes everything. It opens up our capacity to receive, to receive the gifts God wants to give us. 88 more words

St. Teresa Of Jesus

Carmelites mark St. Teresa of Avila’s birth

By Marnie McAllister, Record Editor

Nestled beside St. Agnes Church and School, the Carmelite Monastery at 1740 Newburg Road blends into the brick facades that line this busy stretch of road. 980 more words

Archdiocesan News

Befriend Yourself

I awoke this morning and looked out the window. There were those white dancing flakes again. I tried to work on a poem I started a couple weeks ago when the green, green grass appeared. 160 more words