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My Greatest Help

What’s bringing me closer to Jesus? One year ago I watched “The Second Greatest Story Ever Told” on Formed. It was the first time I’d heard the intimate details behind the teaching of Divine Mercy. It was the first time Read more…


Tis’ The Season

What is bringing you closer to Jesus this season? This question is personal and can be answered in so many different ways, but I think it’s important to ask. It’s easy to fall into a funk, to find ourselves in Read more…


It Doesn’t Have to Be Perfect

I stumble to my little corner, eyes laden with sleep, and a heart fighting indifference and distraction. I strive to bring my best self forward to offer these little moments to God but my attempts are met with great resistance. Read more…


Following Her Footsteps

It’s a funny thing, the way He plants tiny seeds. Every where I turn I hear and see the same message. A sign of becoming more, a sign of taking that next step towards His will. I can’t ignore His Read more…


The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

CCC 966 “Finally the Immaculate Virgin, preserved free from all stain of original sin, when the course of her earthly life was finished, was taken up body and soul into heavenly glory, and exalted by the Lord as Queen over Read more…


Sail On

I thought I could handle the balancing act but the grip around me is too tight. I can’t find middle ground in my struggle of opposition against chasing you and living in this world. My goals are beyond the confines Read more…


A Fine Line Between Fear And Love

Love, love, and once again, love of God – there is nothing greater in heaven or on earth. The greatest greatness is to love God. 990 St. Faustina   Happy the soul that knows how to love unreservedly, for in Read more…


Showing Up For Prayer

This past lent I took on a difficult but worthy challenge. I was nervous to begin because the odds of me failing were very high. I tend to avoid things when I know I will fail. In this case however, Read more…


A Greater Story

I sit and wonder where these adventures may take me. The things in store for my life. The blessings awaiting me patiently as I struggle through these days of doubt. Do we ever make it to that place? The place Read more…


6 Notable Changes

I have felt many changes occurring within me and around me as I continue my walk of faith. Though I have far to go and am by no means perfect, I wanted to share the subtle yet huge differences I Read more…