Prayer for Times of Agony in the Garden

We all have at least one moment in our lives where we are in agony, and faced with doing what we want, rather than what God is asking of us. Perhaps this simple prayer for just those times will touch you and inspire you to remember Jesus' example of "Thy will be done."

Prayer Life this Nineveh 90

"Even if you don't feel the emotion, Pray Anyway. Even if you don't have a prayer in mind, or memorized, Pray Anyway. Even if you aren't sitting in a church, Pray Anyway. Invite God into your day, and into your life!" A lesson in prayer through Nineveh 90.

Advent PhotoChallenge – Week 2

I've noticed a theme in this week's prompts - they appear to be all about family and ... drumroll ... all about faith! Enjoy this week's takes, and look forward to seeing some from you!

No Prayer is Wasted

"No prayer is wasted." That teaching kept coming back to me as I drafted this post on today's Feast of All Souls.  Yesterday, the Catholic Church celebrated the Feast of All Saints, and hot on its heels is today's celebration - celebrating those whose souls are in Purgatory. One of the biblical justifications of Purgatory can … Continue reading No Prayer is Wasted

Grace of Faith (Day 19)

Today's word of the day was going to be faith.  As days pass, the more I realize just how heavily I rely on my faith.  My faith sustains me - it keeps my anxiety at bay, allows me to focus on the present and my vocation as a wife and mother, and it gives me hope … Continue reading Grace of Faith (Day 19)