Sometimes It Hurts Too Much to Pray

When I tried to pray that day, I was distressed to discover that I had no words. I could not even choke out the “no” I wanted so badly to say to God’s plan

Are You Ready for Heaven

“If any one comes to me and does not hate his own father and mother and wife and children and brothers and sisters, yes, and even his own life, he cannot be my disciple. Whoever does not bear his own … Continued

Enjoy the Journey

When was the last time you took a moment to be amazed at the beauty and the intricate detail of God’s creation?

The Loving Response of Faith

Mary’s words “let it be to me” indicate not a passive acceptance of God’s Word, but an active, loving embrace of it

Faith Is More Than a Chance

Exercising faith in God, however, is more than “taking our chances,” as we sometimes do in life. Christian faith asks more from us, not less

More of You

That night at adoration, kneeling before the King of Kings with my mind and heart full of this world’s complicated wants and worries, I begged him for more.

The Scandal of Faith

Our faith can only increase if we spend time in study and prayer. We cannot neglect our training in the Faith even if it scandalizes college professors.

The Blessings of Obedience

Contrary to popular notions, obedience is an act of love. More specifically, it is a loving response to love.