Category Archives: Joy

The Stones Are Crying Out

There is a stone tile in my shower that reminds me of the face of our Lord gazing up to His Father in Heaven and saying, “Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing.” Luke 23:34 … Continue reading

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Sun-Kissed

We visited the Grand Canyon over the Thanksgiving Break, and I woke up to see the sunrise on our first morning. When I arrived at the rim, the canyon was still in the shadow of dawn light. The colors were … Continue reading

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Come all ye faithful…

He beckons to us, calls to us and asks us to come.  Come and see, come and adore, come all ye faithful, come.  My friends let us go together, let us run in great joy to our Lord shouting out… Yes, sweet … Continue reading

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A seed

I was talking with my daughter about the beginning of the universe and gave her a very brief explanation of “The Big Bang Theory“. After we finished talking she said, “I understand – it is just like a seed.”  Hmm… I … Continue reading

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A worshipful life!

Why do we try to eat healthy and feed our families good food?  Why do we workout and encourage our families to exercise? For a long time I was trying to eat well and workout to stay strong, to stay healthy, … Continue reading

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In His presence…

Lately all I have wanted to read and learn about are the saints.  Why this insatiable thirst? Is it because my prayer has been, “Please lead us Home” and my eyes are being opened to the ones who can show the way? Maybe, … Continue reading

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The blessing of tears…

The first Easter that I truly mourned for Jesus was two years ago.  I cried as I went to bed on Good Friday as I finally scratched the surface of trying to understand how His disciples must have felt that … Continue reading

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Let the celebration continue…

Jesus is here, Jesus is born, Jesus is with us and yet what are we doing? We are quickly taking down our decorations and we are preparing ourselves for the grind, for the coldest part of our winter and the … Continue reading

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