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Wednesday, November 23: The Distraction of Contempt

many things distract me from faith in God.  topping the list are pride and fear. last sunday, i came down to the sound of something frying on high fire and an empty kitchen.  on my way down i had seen … Continue reading

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Sunday, November 6: Intimate Theology

month in and month out, we go through the motions of christianity — going to mass, praying the rosary, going to confession, attending a wedding, baptism, or burial  but few of us truly understand the essence and miss out on … Continue reading

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Sunday, October 30: Faith

my mother was a woman of God.  she was the only real person i knew with a faith in God so great that she practically lived every moment grounded on it. growing up as a child, i always felt that … Continue reading

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Friday, September 16: Praying to God in Secret

“i seriously cannot understand how people who are so religious can be so vexatious at the same time!” my daughter had just recently posted this on her Facebook status. we know we are not doing well enough with our prayer life … Continue reading

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Monday, July 4: One of God’s Great Don’ts

“We tend to think that a little anxiety and worry are simply an indication of how wise we really are, yet it is actually a much better indication of just how wicked we are. Fretting rises from our determination to … Continue reading

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Monday, June 27: The Overshadowing of God’s Personal Deliverance

“looking for justice is actually a sign that we have been diverted from our devotion to Him.  never look for justice in this world, but never cease to give it.”  — My Utmost For His Highest add yesterday’s thought: “ … Continue reading

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