Staying Awake During Lent

The liturgical season of Lent begins next week. In the Catholic Church, Lent consists of forty days stretching from Ash Wednesday to Holy Thursday (the start of the Triduum, which culminates in Easter Sunday). This season is based on the forty days that Jesus spent fasting and praying in the desert, preparing for the start… Continue reading Staying Awake During Lent

Never Be Ready

God picks unexpected times to get me a message that I can’t ignore. My mind was on my grocery list, but the lyrics of a song made me pay attention to what I had been feeling.

A Surprise

Sometimes it takes being surprised by someone you thought you knew to realize that people do change. And knowing that we can continue to change ourselves brings both freedom and responsibility.