Category Archives: Lent

Lent

How to Pray Continually

If you have not been taking advantage of The Best Lent Ever, it is not too late.  The tips given are very practical – easy to put into practice right away – if you can “slay resistance!”  Yesterday, Matthew Kelly … Continue reading

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On the Verge of Something Significant

I’ve been doing some thinking these last few hours as the Mardi Gras celebrations are winding down – and in light of tomorrow being Ash Wednesday, the start of lent.  I have to say that for the first time (maybe … Continue reading

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Lord, Drive Out All Fear.

I’ve really been struggling with fear lately.  I know that I have not had much to say here.  I always try to write things that are uplifting, and I just don’t feel that I’ve had anything to offer – perhaps … Continue reading

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Reflection on the Readings for Palm Sunday, 2015

Readings for 3/29/15 Were You There When They Crucified My Lord? I have some thoughts about a few verses from the passion and death of Jesus according to the gospel of Mark: He took with him Peter, James, and John, … Continue reading

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Lord Jesus, Stay With Us

Stay with us, because it is almost evening and the day is now nearly over. Luke 24: 29 “Jesus is a very interesting person. His words are full of wisdom. His presence is heart warming. His gentleness and kindness are … Continue reading

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A Great 3 Minute Lenten Meditation

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Forty Days

This is a great, short video on lent and the historical significance of 40 days in the bible by Scott Hahn.  Scott is so knowledgeable and so smart, yet he explains things at my level!  I hope that you enjoy … Continue reading

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Prepping for Lent – a Self Reflection

The parties have been attended; the king cake eaten; the festivities are winding down.  I’m now trying to mentally prepare for lent which begins tomorrow with Ash Wednesday.  What does God want me to give up?  What spiritual/merciful act might … Continue reading

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Highlights of our 12 Church Good Friday Drive/Walk

                                                     My sweet baby boy closely examining the wounds in Jesus’ feet.  This statue of Jesus’ corpse is in the back of St. Alphonsus church has been recently (beautifully) restored. We … Continue reading

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Jesus Remember Me

Jesus Remember Me When You Come into Your Kingdom – a great lenten meditation – I used it for prayer in my 7th period class yesterday.

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