The importance of practicing gratitude on our journey of faith

A grateful heart is an open window that allows the whole house to be filled with fresh air. Just unlock and lift… let the breeze love you. In our humanity, we tend to get mad or drift away and stop helping others, when we don’t feel appreciated. God’s not like us. He blows graces into […]

Radiating love

Can a lantern ever really know how much light shines through her into the world? I want you to know I see Christ in you. Thank you for radiating so much Love.

Prayer of gratitude

Heavenly Father, Thank You. Thank You for the vastness of Your love all around me. Thank You for Your glorious expanse. Thank You for being infinitely more beautiful than I can imagine. Thank You for the mystery of Your grandeur beyond what I perceive. Thank You for dwelling within me. Thank You for pouring Your spirit […]

Thank You God for being our rock

Lord, Thank You for the power of Your Word and Spirit. Thank You for the sacraments of Your Church.  Thank You for all the faithful, who are doing Your work in the world. Thank You for the guardian angels working on our behalf. Thank You for Your voice in our hearts. Thank You for being so […]

Thank you for being so kind

In a world that can be cruel, I want you to know how deeply I appreciate your consistent expressions of genuine kindness. Through your authentically loving presence, thoughtful words and gestures – the purity of your intentions are deeply felt. It’s wonderful to know I can count on you to be consistently gracious, understanding and gentle. Thank […]

The illuminated path

I may never know, whose prayers first lit the path beneath my feet. But I think the best thank you note is to march on, illuminating the journey for others as I go. In a sense, we each must walk alone. Yet we’re always connected, through the intentionality of our souls.  

Prayer of Gratitude (for when times are tough)

I know how to be brought low, and I know how to abound. In any and every circumstance, I have learned the secret of facing plenty and hunger, abundance and need. I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me. – Phil 4 11-13 ‘Thank you’ is the best prayer that anyone could say. I […]