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Stewardship and our worth

A few weeks ago, I attended a Lenten Retreat with Mother Gabriella (of the Dormition of the Mother of God¬†Monastery¬†in Rives Junction MI}. She asked several thought provoking questions such as What is your calling? – What is your struggle? … Continue reading

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Time management

St. Dorotheos of Gaza says “who will give us back this present time if we waste it?” As I reviewed a recently written reflection, I thought about the many conversations related to time – how fast it’s been going – … Continue reading

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The three goals during Great Lent…

A quote from Father Robert Holet… “Our call is to reflect that glory of God by personally allowing the divine light of Christ to increase in our lives by spiritual purification.” As I reflected on this, the glory of God … Continue reading

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Change in our life

The Canon from Lenten Matins… Showing joyfulness of soul in the Fast, let us not be of a sad countenance; for the change in our way of life during these blessed days will help us to gain holiness. Stewardship is … Continue reading

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Reflection on preparation

With Lent less than a week away, from the Church and personal perspective, we have been provided with a time of preparation. As with most things, we can’t jump right in – it has to be a bit slower so … Continue reading

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Lent is around the corner – time to prepare and take action!

During this time of year, I think about Stewardship and how I can do more, especially during Great Lent. I set some goals, involve my family and try to make a difference. The key is in the action… all of … Continue reading

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We’re different yet the same

I was reading a book that focused on how unique we are – each and every one of us created by God to be different, to be special, in His image and likeness. When we were born, there was no … Continue reading

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