Devotions

Speaking Life into Our Thirsty Souls

Speaking Life into Our Thirsty Souls

Receive the word of God, not as the word of men, but as it truly is, the word of God. // 1 Thessalonians 2:13 During my first year of public...
January 10, 2023
Accept His Gift of Love

Accept His Gift of Love

Lord, make us turn to you; let us see your face and we shall be saved. // Psalm 80:4 Through an unfruitful season of prayer, I sat at my desk...
December 10, 2022
The Real Remedy for Your Ache

The Real Remedy for Your Ache

"Stand erect and raise your heads because your redemption is at hand." // Luke 21:28 My little daughter heart was exhausted. I kept depending on the people in my life...
November 13, 2022
Opening My Heart to Mary's

Opening My Heart to Mary's

"Hail, full of grace! The Lord is with you." // Luke 1:28 My heart remained resentful towards Our Lady during my teenage years. I was convinced that she was only...
October 07, 2022
Lifted up to Jesus

Lifted up to Jesus

Rather, he emptied himself, taking the form of a slave, coming in human likeness; and found human in appearance, he humbled himself, becoming obedient to death, even death on a...
September 14, 2022
His Heart Bursts for You

His Heart Bursts for You

For I will take you away from among the nations, gather you from all the foreign lands, and bring you back to your own land. // Ezekiel 36:24 My restless,...
August 18, 2022
Finally Accept His Invitation

Finally Accept His Invitation

Who is there like you, the God who removes guilt and pardons sin for the remnant of his inheritance; Who does not persist in anger forever, but delights rather in...
July 19, 2022
Let Him Do the Work

Let Him Do the Work

“I have come not to abolish but to fulfill.” // Matthew 5:17 As my weary body weighed me down, I dragged my feet over to my desk. While opening up...
June 08, 2022
He Fills Us Up

He Fills Us Up

Not to us, O Lord, but to your name give the glory. // Psalm 115:1 “What’s a Hail Mary?” This was the question that escaped one of my classmate’s lips....
May 16, 2022
He Knows Your Suffering

He Knows Your Suffering

He said to them, "Go into the whole world and proclaim the Gospel to every creature." // Mark 16:15 Sitting in my American History class, my teacher announced a new...
April 23, 2022
A Simple Yes

A Simple Yes

Mary said, “Behold, I am the handmaid of the Lord. May it be done to me according to your word.” // Luke 1:38 The Lord has convicted me of my...
March 25, 2022
His Delight, His Choice

His Delight, His Choice

Jesus summoned the Twelve and began to send them out two by two. // Mark 6:7 These past few months, the Lord has gently convicted me of my selfish habits....
February 03, 2022