"When facing struggles or decisions, I ....."
Field of flowers in the Holy Land.
-photo taken in 2012 pilgrimage-
Prayer for the morning
Creation is of the order of love.
Laudato Si', 77
"As for me and my
household, we will serve
Write or Journal about:
What images of a home come to mind? Write about 'forming a home'. What are some memories of 'home' for you?
How does your home reflect the glory of creation?
On Considerations for Interior Life:
Through the cross, heavenly sweetness is poured into our souls, our minds are strengthened and we experience spiritual joy.
-Thomas A Kempis,
The Imitation of Christ
Writing reflects our faith, our spirituality, and our lives.
Consider the lilies of the field,
How they grow;
They neither toil nor spin.
What values give a sense of purpose to our lives?
"The highest good is prayer and conversation with God."
-St. John Chrysostom
Mary Olivia Patiño