Unite in Prayer: To be a prism of God’s love

Lord, I invite You to pour a steady stream of Your Radiant Light into my soul. I welcome Your Pristine Spirit to shine always through my words, actions, prayers, and presence. I want to be a prism of Your Glory in the world. Please allow all the colors of Your love to flow freely through […]

Inner Workout: Transforming darkness into light through forgiveness

Thank you for casting so much darkness at me. If you hadn’t been so relentless, I wouldn’t have called forth so much Light. Now I shine like the noonday sun, and your shadows can’t come near me. I forgive you and will pray for you always.     Related Scripture Psalm 37:6 “He will make your […]

Angels will light the way

He took my humble offerings and sent angels to illuminate a path for me. I followed the pixie dust trail of brilliance blindly, trudging through dark swamps and wildflower valleys. Now I’m on the mountain, attaining new heights of sanctity. The views are so pristine they take my breath and fill me with something more […]

Thank You God! For being the Light of the World

You are the Golden Sun rising in the east, and I am barefoot walking toward your glow. I feel the warmth of Your perfect love on my skin, and I carry on. Thank You Lord – for creating me. Thank You for leading me into the mystery of Your light.

Spiritual Journey: When it seems like all hope is lost

Prayers like paper lanterns – Don’t let the horrors of the world fool you. No matter how powerless you feel, there is always something you can do to help. Just light up your best intentions from deep within your heart, and send prayers into the sky like paper lanterns. Your faith will rise up like […]

Spiritual Journey: When you’re suffering

Until you have the courage to enter darkness, You can’t bring the light. We think it’s the end of the world when we suffer, but the Truth is: God gives us opportunities to illuminate the shadows with His love. Isn’t that what you wanted all along? Didn’t you pray to be of service? Didn’t your […]

Spiritual Journey: When you’re walking through a time of darkness

All I wanted was the light, but all I could see was darkness. In every direction, I searched and discovered more soil and worms. So I shifted my attention away from the world around me and turned inward. I focused on the only good thing I could think of: my desire for the light, and […]

Spiritual Journey: When you’re struggling to believe in the power of prayer

You’re not wasting time … You’re not living in a fantasy… You’re not leaving the real work for someone else. When you open your heart in prayer, you enter an invisible battlefield not everyone knows about. It takes courage to stand in faith against the darkness – I hope you persevere in the light. Your […]

Deeper Life: Cultivating deep compassion for the poor and marginalized

If you can’t see Me in the crumpled heap of humanity, barely holding on to a cardboard sign on a city street … you’re probably blind on Sundays at mass too. Why do you pretend to love Me, when your heart is closed to My people? You can’t fool the spirit of Truth, and I’m […]