The Power of Silence

I was on my computer watching one of the most remarkable… to be honest… I don’t even know. Film, documentary? DocumFilm? Movie? Called Into the Silence. Totally free, and I highly recommend it. It’s a film that looks at a small Catholic monostatic order called the Carthusian Order. I immediately fell in love with it.Continue reading “The Power of Silence”

How did I find God: Part 1

I grew up a cradle Catholic. I grew up going through Sunday School. I went to Confession, and I went to Holy Communion. Yet, I didn’t find God.  Of course, I believed that God was in the Catholic Church. Jesus was our Eucharistic Lord who hid under the appearance of bread and wine. I absolutelyContinue reading “How did I find God: Part 1”

Anxiety: A Personal Reflection

The cover image is St. Dymphna, the patron saint of those struggling with depression and anxiety. Last post, I spoke about anxiety, and yet, I feel my heart is still troubled. I am currently in the middle of a job transitioning to a much more fulfilling job, but the pay is less, much less. OnContinue reading “Anxiety: A Personal Reflection”

Anxiety and the Christian Response

Anxiety is a part of the human condition.   So what is the response to this primary human response and emotion? We’re all human. We all have fears and concerns down the road.  I think that’s part of the human condition, to be honest.  We want to know what is coming down.  One reason could beContinue reading “Anxiety and the Christian Response”

The Rosary

I want to talk about one of the most potent weapons that man has ever encountered.   The rosary. What is the Rosary? The Rosary is a meditative prayer that takes anywhere from fifteen minutes to an hour to pray.  It combines the use of physical and spiritual contemplation.  It combines a list of verbal prayersContinue reading “The Rosary”

The Saints

Have you ever wondered what life will be like after this life?  If you’re atheist, well… maybe for you, that isn’t necessarily a concern to you. But, if you’re interested in learning about the Saints, please stick around! We would love to have you! Maybe you’re from a different faith or a different denomination, andContinue reading “The Saints”

Saint Joan’s Feast Day 05/30/2021

Hello dear readers.  I am truly honored you stopped for a minute to read these. The words that I write are my reflections of this truly remarkable and humble young woman who I can easily say has changed my life when she introduced herself to me. As I reflect on how instrumental she has beenContinue reading “Saint Joan’s Feast Day 05/30/2021”