Prepare The Way

God, the world is in turmoil. What can I do? Prepare the way, my child, for the time, is coming. You are my disciple, and I have entrusted you with showing the way to others. It is you who will shine the light of the Holy Spirit out into the world so that people mayContinue reading “Prepare The Way”

Emotions Can Make Or Break Us

They are both positive and negative, and emotions can make or break us. Positive emotions are easy to deal with. They make us smile, feel love, joy and happiness. These are the kind of feelings we strive for in our day-to-day lives, but often we forget and go about our day. There are many timesContinue reading “Emotions Can Make Or Break Us”

Apologize When You’re Wrong

Never let angry or hurtful words fly from your lips and always apologize when you’re wrong. It seems so simple, but people often let their own stubbornness get in the way of doing what is right. When we are wrong we need to admit it and say that we are sorry. Saying sorry doesn’t meanContinue reading “Apologize When You’re Wrong”

Do Not Lay Blame

God, there are so many bad people in this world. Why don’t you do something about it? Do not lay blame at the feet of your enemies or mine. Look instead for the why of the situation. The root is the beginning for all. When the seed is strong and nurtured, the plant bears goodContinue reading “Do Not Lay Blame”

Learning to Forgive

Perhaps one of the hardest things to do in life is learning to forgive others and yourself. When someone has hurt us beyond measure, there is a strong emotion tied to the pain. If left untended, it turns to anger and resentment. It can also lead to depression and cause illness. Many people do notContinue reading “Learning to Forgive”

Forgive and Love Your Enemy

God, I am so filled with anger at what has been done to me. Please help me to understand. My child, I do not inflict suffering on you or any of my children. That time is long gone. Works of violence are works of the enemy—an enemy who hides in plain sight often and isContinue reading “Forgive and Love Your Enemy”

Don’t Let Anger Poison Your Heart

Sometimes it is hard to let the pain of someone hurting us go but holding onto it is not healthy. Don’t let anger poison your heart. When someone hurts you, whether intentional or not, the pain you feel is real. These are valid emotions and you are entitled to feel them. You may feel hurtContinue reading “Don’t Let Anger Poison Your Heart”

When Forgiveness is Needed

Usually, there is a time of sadness, sometimes anger, when forgiveness is needed. When someone you love hurts you, it is not only sad but painful. Your heart feels as if it is bleeding for the one who has hurt you. Sometimes anger rises up to disguise the pain. The only way forward is toContinue reading “When Forgiveness is Needed”