Category: Easter Season

Ascension of Christ

Posted: 5/18/20 | by | Category: Easter Season, Reflections, Uncategorized

“I glorified You on earth by accomplishing the work that You gave me to do. Now glorify me, Father, with You, with the glory that I had with You before the world began.” This one unearned blessed life God has bestowed upon you has a purpose. You possess a role to play in the unfoldingContinue Reading »

Voice of the Shepherd

Posted: 4/30/20 | by | Category: Easter Season, Reflections, Uncategorized

God led forth His people like sheep. He guided them through the desert like a flock. He led them on secure and unafraid. (Ps 78:52-53). He is the Shepherd, the Rock of Israel.” (Genesis 49:24). He is our God and we are his people, the flock he shepherds.” (Ps, 95:7). “For I know the plansContinue Reading »

On the road to Christ

Posted: 4/24/20 | by | Category: Easter Season, Reflections, Uncategorized

Looking back on my own lifelong journey to draw closer to our Savior Jesus Christ, I decided to pray about, and reflect upon these six decades plus of life I have been able to experience. My life has been and remains my ongoing personal “Road to Emmaus” story. Luke’s story about these ancient disciples ofContinue Reading »

Pentecost Sunday

Posted: 6/5/19 | by | Category: Easter Season, Reflections, Uncategorized

On that ancient Pentecost, the Holy Spirit came down upon the apostles and early Christians and ignited them with that vibrant faith! They were granted great spiritual renewal, gifts and wisdom. They could speak in tongues, heal, preach and even raise from the dead. The Spirit granted unto them a great sense of God’s presence.Continue Reading »

Ascension

Posted: 6/3/19 | by | Category: Easter Season, Reflections, Uncategorized

The Ascension of Jesus Christ was that moment when human history stopped. It was when the Risen Lord said goodbye to the apostles and His disciples and sent forth the Advocate, the Paraclete, the Holy Spirit. Over 2,000 years ago hearts were attuned to Christ and they thirsted for the Divine Presence. Today in ourContinue Reading »

Memorial Day

Posted: 5/24/19 | by | Category: Easter Season, Reflections, Uncategorized

This Memorial Day let us be people of thanksgiving. May we ask our dear Lord to remind us about the sacred nature of all human life. We give honor to our soldiers, veterans and the countless civilian workforce whose hard work, courage and steadfast fidelity to our one nation under God enables all Americans toContinue Reading »

Prayer

Posted: 5/17/19 | by | Category: Easter Season, Prayers, Uncategorized

Prayer is the language of the human heart. Prayer can be expressed in the silence of a late night when one’s heart cries out using no oral words. No! Our Lord knows more fully than you or me, that prayer is in fact the silent cries deeply embedded in the very depth of one’s self.Continue Reading »

“Follow Me”

Posted: 4/30/19 | by | Category: Easter Season, Reflections, Uncategorized

The above are words spoken by Jesus to His Apostles. Apart from Judas, the betrayer, all of the Apostles freely chose to follow Christ. All of them, with the exception of John, died for Christ as martyrs. They truly died…gave their own lives for Christ. Most of the original apostles were not very well educatedContinue Reading »