The phone is ringing

How will you answer it? They can’t see your smile. They might not know you. They might not be sure they called the right place/number. Help them with all of this and make a great [...]

2018-04-27T14:24:27+00:00 May 23rd, 2018|

Solemnity of Pentecost, Sunday, May 20

Excitement and Chaos Today’s Readings: Acts 2:1–11; Psalm 104:1– 2, 24, 29 – 30, 31, 34; 1 Corinthians 12:3b– 7, 12 –13 or Galatians 5:16 – 25; John 20:19 – 23 or 15:26 – 27; 16:12 –15. The scene we hear about in Acts 2 is filled [...]

2018-02-19T10:21:55+00:00 May 20th, 2018|

Saturday, May 19

So Much “There are also many other things that Jesus did.” This line from the end of today’s Gospel is telling. It relates that there is much about Jesus’ life and ministry that we do [...]

2018-02-19T10:20:41+00:00 May 19th, 2018|

Friday, May 18

Feed My Lambs In the Gospel, Jesus questions Peter three times about how much he loves him. Peter responds affirmatively and assures Jesus of his love. Like Peter, we are called to nourish God’s flock. [...]

2018-02-19T10:19:52+00:00 May 18th, 2018|

Thursday, May 17

United in Christ Today’s Gospel continues Jesus’ long prayer in chapter 17 of John’s account. When read completely through, the reader gets a sense of how much Jesus cares for his people. He truly longs [...]

2018-02-19T10:19:00+00:00 May 17th, 2018|

Who’s it for?

The work you’re doing.  Is it for the person who asked for it? Or is it for the person they are serving? How can you make the asker the hero of the story? When we [...]

2018-05-16T10:18:39+00:00 May 16th, 2018|

Wednesday, May 16

Teaching Paul preaches to the presbyters of Ephesus in the First Reading. He tells them to be vigilant when he leaves because false teachers will surely pervert the Gospel message. Even today, we have false [...]

2018-02-19T10:17:01+00:00 May 16th, 2018|

Tuesday, May 15

Glorify the Lord Today’s Gospel is part of a long prayer Jesus makes to the Father. Jesus is aware that the time has come for him to be glorified. Throughout his ministry, he has been [...]

2018-02-19T10:16:06+00:00 May 15th, 2018|

Monday, May 14

St. Matthias The First Reading tells the story of how Matthias joined the ranks of the Twelve. In the days following the Ascension, the Apostles decided to fill the place Judas had taken. Like Matthias, [...]

2018-02-19T10:15:18+00:00 May 14th, 2018|