The Holy Spirit gives us the grace to act courageously!
Jesus has a body, and that is important in our relationship with him.
It's time to start doing the hard work of loving others as Jesus calls us to.
Let's remember who God is, and allow him to tear down the lies that may be keeping us from him.
Jesus' words "Peace be with you" are not nice or cute... they are astounding.
Sometimes it takes losing the things we love to recognize that we have taken them for granted. Let's not take the gift of Jesus Christ in the Eucharist for granted.
On Holy Thursday we celebrate two of the greatest gifts that Jesus gave us before his death... the priesthood and the Eucharist.
Jesus' Passion and Crucifixion are personal... and that matters.
Do not be afraid of Christ... He takes nothing, and give everything.
Don't be afraid to bring your mess to the God who not only loves you, but even likes you.
It's ok to be weak...
Let's strive to give Jesus everything.
Jesus is the one who truly has authority, but he doesn't demand our love... He simply proposes his love to us.
Let Jesus ask you the question, "What are you looking for?"
The Magi were willing to sacrifice a great deal to seek Jesus, and this can lead us to ask whether or not we are striving for Jesus with our whole heart.
No family is perfect, but we can trust in the care of Jesus for us and our families.
To answer the question "Who am I?" we first need to know "who we are not." Ultimately, who "we are," are sons and daughters of the Father.
Let's not be overly-nostalgic this Advent so that we can look forward and prepare our hearts for Jesus by acknowledging our sins.
Some reflections on intentional giving.
Our King is a Good Shepherd who wants to free us from the darkness.
A few reflections on a weekend spent at NCYC (National Catholic Youth Conference).
Let the Lord know you...
Let's strive to not be like those who "tie up heavy burdens hard to carry and lay them on people's shoulders" but who are unwilling to "lift a finger to [help] them."
We are called to love God first, and then we can go out and love our neighbor.