18 June 2017

June 18, 2017 - Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ

Amazing how a small phrase can evoke so many memories.

04 June 2017

June 4, 2017 - Pentecost

It's powerful to see someone doing exactly what he was meant to do.

03 June 2017

June 3, 2017 - Ordination

My calling feels just as natural and right to me as another person's different calling--when we each listen to what God wants us to do, we can be truly fulfilled.

28 May 2017

May 28, 2017 - Seventh Sunday of Easter, Feast of the Ascension

Most of us in developed countries have enormous amounts of blessings. We need to remember to share them with others.

21 May 2017

May 21, 2017 - Sixth Sunday of Easter

Look for what we have in common with people (especially those who don't know the Gospel) instead of the differences, and work from there.

14 May 2017

May 14, 2017 - Fifth Sunday of Easter

I love how church can be so many different things: a place to celebrate, a place to mourn, a place for quiet contemplation, a place for joyful exuberance, and everything in between.

07 May 2017

May 7, 2017 - Fourth Sunday of Easter

Find joy in the places God leaves it for us; some are easier to see than others.

30 April 2017

16 April 2017

April 16, 2017 - Easter

It's when the world seems against that you have to rely on God all the more.

09 April 2017

April 9, 2017 - Palm Sunday

Some answers to prayers can make you feel more isolated from people (for example, understanding rather than being understood). But it helps you rely on God more easily.

26 March 2017

March 26, 2017 - Fourth Sunday of Lent

People will pick up on your own stress and worry. Hiding concern from friends won't work for long; God put those people in our lives for a reason.