Happy Father's Day to All our Fathers. As I reflect on Father's Day my heart and thoughts immediately are brought to the heavenly throne of Grace. God our heavenly Father is the model of a Father's love. The Fatherhood of God is the starting point for the celebration of Father's Day. This is because … Continue reading Father’s, Phenomenal Men of Faith,
God deeply desires our wellbeing and good. We are reminded that God created us good and seeks us out when we are lost. In our scripture from Genesis God is seeking out Adam. Adam had been disobedient to God, although God knew what had happened he sought out … Continue reading God is Seeking your out for your good
Dt 4:32-34, 39-40 Rom 8:14-17 Mt 28:16-20 Living in the Love of the Trinity. As I reflect on this great feast of the Most Blessed Trinity, I am drawn to both a reflection on love, and a living out of that love in relationship with others. We often my find ourselves reflecting on the Theology … Continue reading Living in the Love of the Trinity
Pentecost Sunday Celebrate the Power of the Holy Ghost over your Life. As we celebrate Pentecost Sunday, our hearts and minds are raised to very Power of God. The Power that brought forth all of creation, the power that breathed into the nostrils of the first Man and Women. The Power that brought … Continue reading Transformed by the Holy Ghost.
As we celebrate Mother’s Day we are thankful for phenomenal mothers. Mother’s, grandmothers, women who function in the motherly role, foster Moms. There is something about a mother’s love. As I began to reflect on this day when we honor all mother’s I am reminded of the love and sacrifice of our mother’s. I remember … Continue reading Ascension Sunday Mother’s Day
Reasons for a renewed missionary impulse Spirit-filled evangelizers are evangelizers who pray and work. Mystical notions without a solid social and missionary outreach are of no help to evangelization, nor are dissertations or social or pastoral practices which lack a spirituality which can change hearts. These unilateral and incomplete proposals only reach a few … Continue reading Renewed Missionary Impulse
We find ourselves living in a time and place where we need more deeply, more profoundly the Mercy of God. Pope John Paul designated this Sunday the Second Sunday of Easter as Divine Mercy Sunday. What does Mercy means the suffering of the heart. That is to be compassionate with others. A deep … Continue reading Divine Mercy Sunday Let the Radiating Force of Divine Mercy Change your life
Blessed Holy Week and Happy Easter How often have we searched for some sort of self help? We sought books and authors who offer 10 Ways to be successful in life, Seven Steps to a new you, or How to become successful and each one tells story after to story of how either author of … Continue reading The Power for your Transformation
Over the next three weeks as we prepare for Easter and welcoming a new member into our Church we are turning to the readings for Cycle A, namely readings that speak to us about our being Born Again through water and the Holy Spirit. About your transformation into members of the Body of Christ. … Continue reading Leave Your Bucket at the Well
If we think about key milestones in our lives they are cause for great joy and fond memories. Often times we wish we could go back to that moment, or remain in that experience. I still recall the youth retreat that I led along with another Divine Word Seminary, we were in the mountains … Continue reading Come Get Your Blessing, Don’t hold back from the Lord.