Corpus Christi

Frank had been a Catholic all his life. He went to Mass on Sundays, but not much else beyond that. His faith experience never became part of how he lived his life. They were like two separate things. Once Mass was over, he felt that he had fulfilled the “obligation” which his parents had instilled…Continue reading Corpus Christi

God is always with us

Ron was sitting in the congregation. It was homily time. He’s gotten used to the priest not really saying anything of interest to him, and so Ron’s mind starts to wander. He’s thinking about the new job he wants, and that his wife will come through the operation. Actually, he has been praying for those…Continue reading God is always with us

Trust in God

Keith was in trouble and it made him feel sick to his stomach. He thought to himself, “Am I being tested?” Then he thought, “Is God punishing me for something from the past?” The thing that filled him with fear was that Keith was being blamed for the mismanagement of funds at his firm. And…Continue reading Trust in God

Recapture Your Peace

A man was kneeling in church and thinking that God was mad at him. From the man’s perspective, that’s what he deserved. He couldn’t conquer his sins. He would try, but eventually he would fall again, and how much would God put up with this? At this moment he wasn’t feeling very peaceful or comforted….Continue reading Recapture Your Peace

Our Transformation

I would like to share with you something. It’s called An Autobiography in Five Short Paragraph’s and I goes like this: Chapter One I walk down the street. There is a deep hole in the sidewalk. I fall in. I am lost. I am helpless. It isn’t my fault. It takes forever to find a way…Continue reading Our Transformation

What is God asking of me?

Steve just couldn’t take criticism. The minute someone made an observation about something he did, it would stop him dead in his tracks. Then he would spend days processing what was said to him. He’d also vent to those he could trust and start to second guess everything he’d done recently or was thinking of…Continue reading What is God asking of me?

Salvation

To allow feelings of regret to overwhelm us can be a dangerous thing. Regret or guilt can make us look at our life the wrong way. How many times have you wished you had a chance to do something over again. You say to yourself, “If I only had those circumstances back again so that…Continue reading Salvation