Monthly Archives: April 2013

Unconditional

A practice that I reintroduced in my life over the last couple of months is daily meditation.  It’s a unique type of prayer, commonly referred to as contemplative prayer, where one consciously sits in the presence of God for a … Continue reading

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The Challenge of Optimism

Of all of the challenges life throws, for me, the most difficult one to manage is emotional.  It is easier to put physical challenges into perspective, give them up to God and start to see and feel some improvement.  However, … Continue reading

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Intentional

One of the best things I ever did for myself was to work with a Spiritual Director.  This person is sort of like a life coach, but the focus on our meetings is to bring awareness to my walk with … Continue reading

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Gratitude

It’s amazing what a little gratitude can do isn’t it?  I am currently reading Story of a Soul.  It’s the autobiography of St. Therese of Lisieux.  She was known as “The Little Flower”.  She found God in every small thing … Continue reading

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Silence

Have you ever had the experience of reading the same phrase or getting the same message from many different places?  During the last two days I have heard phrases like “sometimes it’s better to be thought a fool then to … Continue reading

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