Tag Archives: Holiness

Thursday, December 15: Approved to God

three years ago, humbled yet overflowing with gratitude for the Lord’s saving power and grace,  i felt called to share my life story.   i was told by a couple of priests back in australia that i should write a book about my experience so others could hear about … Continue reading

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Tuesday, December 13: Intercessory Prayer

eureka!  praise God!  i have found the solution for people who suffer from irritability, hatred, jealousy, envy, anger, condescension, pride, ill will, unfairness, injustice, abuse, profanity, disrespect, and every other negative behavior man often has for another being. i have found the … Continue reading

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Thursday, December 8: The Impartial Power of God

i used to not understand it.  from a young age, i was taught to pray hard.  when my father died at 42 and i was 10, my grandparents (mother side) moved into our house for a year to keep us company and lend us … Continue reading

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Wednesday, December 7: Repentance

when i came back from a two-year hiatus in melbourne,  one of the first privileges i had was a chance encounter with the mother of my ex-husband at a birthday dinner for my eldest son who also happened to be … Continue reading

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Saturday, November 26: The Focal Point of Spiritual Power

i have stopped worrying about my spiritual condition. i have ceased to rush to church everyday to attend mass  all because it is expected of a spiritual person. i have walked out of an uncomfortably crowded church on a sunday … Continue reading

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Saturday, November 19: When He Has Come

by far, going to hell was the most distressing and scariest threat i ever had to grow up with.  “don’t do this, don’t waste that or you will go to hell,”  were warning words i would hear from my grandma, … Continue reading

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Monday, November 14: Discovering Divine Design

christian life is a constant struggle.  we struggle to stay right with God. to remain kind, loving, and Christ-like amidst want, pressure, betrayal, mediocrity, deception, temptation, etc.  is close to impossible.  yet the reading today reminds us that Christ expects … Continue reading

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Monday, October 31: The Trial of Faith

God calls each of us to holiness — not merely those who are in convents and monasteries but us, too, ordinary and feeble people like us.  but do we honestly believe it can be done? if there is anything that is … Continue reading

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Tuesday, October 4: The Vision and The Reality

praise God for readings like today’s.   at least i know i am not the only one who isn’t shaping up according to the vision. “thank God for being able to see all that you have not yet been. You … Continue reading

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Wednesday, September 28: The “Go” of Unconditional Identification

i am aiming for holiness.  but is it just to feed my controlling passion to be perfect — without realizing the sacrifices it entails?  am i not receiving the grace to reach it because i don’t really have the right … Continue reading

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