The evil one wants us to obsess over the anxieties of daily life so that we stop trusting God. Once we lose our trust in God, nothing divine makes any sense anymore, And so, if we’re steeped n anxiety when the hour comes, we won’t be fully prepared to turn ourselves over to the Lord.
Do you know the date and place of the First Thanksgiving? If you guessed 1621 and Plymouth, Massachusetts, you are wrong. Surprised? Me too.
The only unfortunate thing about Kandra’s book is that it’s meant only for Advent 2018, which means it’s not an evergreen book and I could see myself using it year after year. On the other hand, the fact that it coincides exactly with current events and culture is what makes The Living Gospel: Daily Devotions for Advent 2018 the gem that it is!
In truth, the end made me sad. Not because of the content, but because I’d enjoyed reading it SO very much!
I’m SO excited to tell you that I’ll be speaking at St. Mary’s Immaculate Conception Parish in West Bend, Wisconsin on November 17, 2018! I’ll be presenting “Living Our Faith with Mary as Model” during St. Mary’s Women’s Morning of Reflection. Come and meet me at St. Mary’s!
Reviews are starting to come in for 10 Promises of Jesus:; Stories and Scripture Reflections about Suffering and Joy and I’m overwhelmed at the degree of favor they’ve shown! I really sunk my heart and soul into this book, and it’s gratifying to know that my work has paid off.