Tag: catholic faith

The God-Dependence!

God is faithful in the little things; provident in the big. But how often do we fall back to rely on this abundant providence?  Sean and Lynette have been together for as long as anyone can remember. They met as kids when the lived in the same neighbourhood, went to school together. Even the long …

God’s Plan: More than just a Drake Song!

“For I Know the plans I have for you”,declares the Lord.  Jeremiah 29:11 There was once a water bearer who carried two large pots, each of which hung on either end of a pole he carried across his neck. One of the pots had a crack in it, and so, while the other pot was …

Held!

Matthew 5:4 – Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. ‘It was the night of Pentecost when the change came over…’ I had heard the stories of old, where the disciples were transformed from their former timid beings, to their latter bold selves. It is a story that every christian knows; regular or …

Hungry, Yet Filled.

Matthew 5:3 – “Blessed are poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of God.” She is known as the saint of the streets, but there were moments in her life that moved her to change. The story is told of the time St. Teresa of Calcutta was interviewed by a journalist about her experience …

Yet There was Peace..

Every word of God proves true; he is a shield to those who take refuge in him. -Proverbs 30:5 A bad day was acceptable, a bad week was understandable, a bad month was bearable, but a bad life? She dared not think of it. She woke up to the monstrous sound of her alarm at …