Tag Archives: Jesus

Don’t Let it Go!

For the past two weeks, this one rose has been blooming and hanging on to the bush.  Looking out the window toward Momma Mary, it caught my eye – as it was the lonely splash of color.  I thought it … Continue reading

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Light of the World

Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and they shall name him Emmanuel, which means “God is with us.”   from Sunday’s gospel reading  (12/18/16)  Mathew 1: 18-24 My advent obsession is linked below- a song by Lauren … Continue reading

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A Definite Change in Strategies

(part 2 in the installment – “Jesus came to visit me…”) I really don’t like exercise.  I always look for whatever will give me the quickest results as I am admittedly impatient.  I’m also struggling with turning 50.  It’s more … Continue reading

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Jesus Came to Visit Me on Thursday

Yes!  You heard it correctly – and no I haven’t lost it (at least I don’t think so:)  This past Thursday, I was visited by an incredible woman of faith.  I was supposed to be giving her some help/advice (at … Continue reading

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The Weight of the World

Recently I was talking with a friend who seemed to have the weight of the world on her shoulders. She looked so stressed that if I touched her shoulder, I thought she might just break right in half.  “I feel … Continue reading

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Sacred Heart, Refuge for Families

So many people I know have been suffering from acute stress! The words of Our Lord to St. Margaret Mary in 1673 are ever so relevant today: “And you, dear souls, why this coldness and indifference… Do I not know … Continue reading

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Heart Tissue from a Consecrated Host

The story of a modern day Eucharistic miracle In the Eucharist, Jesus literally gives us His heart!

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Reflections on the Readings for Sunday, August 16, 2015

readings for Sunday, August 16   The first reading is a personification of wisdom.  In the description of wisdom, the words knowledge and understanding were also used.  These three gifts of the Holy Spirit are very similar.  I wondered exactly how … Continue reading

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Reflections on the Readings for Sunday, August 9, 2015

Readings for Sunday, August 9, 2015 In the Old Testament reading, God sends an angel to feed Elijah.  Elijah was feeling frustrated, tired and despairing.  He was ready to just roll over and die.  There have been times in my … Continue reading

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Jesus Took Vacation Too!

I really enjoy social media during the summer months – seeing friends post pictures of their travels and adventures.   In the 21st century, planes, trains and automobiles have made it so easy for us to explore all of the wonderful, … Continue reading

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