Tag Archives: prayer

Come to the garden with me

Every year [on Holy Thursday], my family and I enter [adoration] and pray for a while after the main service has ended. Sitting with Jesus in His agony is a powerful and emotional moment for all of us. However, this … Continue reading

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Jump-start your Lent

How is your Lent going? If you need a little jump-start, try this prayer. It’s beautiful. God, Once again – For it is certainly not the first time You call me to return to the center that is you To … Continue reading

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Day of Prayer Retreat

Join me on Sunday March 10, from 1-5 for the Let There Be Peace Prayer Retreat at St. Austin’s Catholic Church in Austin, TX.  I’m excited to be speaking to you about prayer along with Michael Flahive and Laurie Kertz. … Continue reading

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Take a closer look

Before we lose Thanksgiving in all the hustle and bustle of Christmas, I’d like to give you a small tool to help keep you in a state of gratitude. It’s a simple practice, devised by St. Ignatius Loyola, that invites … Continue reading

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The right kind of prayer

I love how we pray, and to think about how God hears us. I know there have to be times when He just smiles and shakes His head at me, and I imagine you have had moments like those yourself. … Continue reading

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Joy in my Heart

  What brings you joy? Truly brings you joy? Have you thought about that lately? I was thinking about that the other day. I have lots of things that bring me joy – laughing with my children, hiking outside on … Continue reading

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Who’s praying for you?

Every once in a while I stop in a prayer and really think about what I’m saying. You know what I mean – that moment when you really hear what your saying or suddenly see it from a different perspective. … Continue reading

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Come Holy Spirit, I think

  A friend shared this beautiful prayer with me, and I want to share it with you. Pray it. Live it. Come Holy Spirit!   Holy Spirit Come to me! Fill me! Inspire me! No, that’s not right Be the … Continue reading

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A little fun: Sounds of Nature

I know I’ve heard this before. I think it came from my girls upstairs. Or was it me and my teenager? Or was it when I was praying. I just can’t remember. Happy Friday! I hope your weekend sounds better … Continue reading

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Music Monday: In My Blood

I was a little hesitant to include this song in my Music Monday posts. My daughter recommended it excitedly, and after listening to it, I wasn’t sure what message was coming across. I like the strength in it and the … Continue reading

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