Devotions

Bread of Life

Bread of Life

"I am the bread of life." // John 6:48 I have a very vivid memory of struggling to get to daily Mass one particular morning. At the time I was...
May 05, 2022
Root & Grow

Root & Grow

Of all the things I'm really bad at there is one that strikes me as the most problematic. I am bad at stopping. Now, I can lounge anytime day or...
July 21, 2021
To Love Little Is Our Call

To Love Little Is Our Call

I'm often looking for opportunities to love big. You know—random acts of kindness, a grand gesture, a real measure of sacrifice. If Our Lord tells us the greatest of all...
June 03, 2021
The Ultimate Teacher of Love

The Ultimate Teacher of Love

I cannot fathom a scene that reveals any more deeply the profound respect Our Lord has for our freedom than the scene of Judas at the table at Passover. Jesus...
March 31, 2021
That I May See

That I May See

The ways I see Jesus are not the ways that many saw Him, but the way Jesus sees me is no different. Some were approached on the road, some met...
September 29, 2020
Cooperate as the Leaven & Seed

Cooperate as the Leaven & Seed

I'd like to be the type of woman who has a real rhythm to her home-keeping. Rising, praying, preparing meals, and cleaning all in a fashion that remains steady through...
July 27, 2020
Asking Why in the Storm

Asking Why in the Storm

"I trust in the LORD; my soul trusts in his word" (Psalm 130:5). This year has been strange to say the least. After eight uneventful pregnancies, I lost two babies...
June 30, 2020
Clarity, Fishing, and Our Hearts

Clarity, Fishing, and Our Hearts

When Jesus called the disciples it was so clear, wasn’t it? Come, He said, Come and follow Me. They saw His face, they heard the tone of His voice, and...
January 13, 2020