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Bearing Fruit

  The fruit of silence is prayer. The fruit of prayer is faith. The fruit of faith is love. The fruit of love is service. The fruit of service is peace. This philosophy was Mother Teresa’s calling card. It’s quite … Continue reading

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The Sounds of Silence

We are always on. The phone, the computer, the television, the people around us, music. Our world is filled with noise and distraction, responsibilities and needs. So, it can be very hard for us to be quiet. It seems like … Continue reading

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Where did God go?

  I have a pretty close relationship with God. I feel Him present in my heart, I hear His leadings and callings, and I see Him working in the people around me all the time. Even so, I’ve had times … Continue reading

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Talk, talk, talk

When we pray, when we talk to God, it is so easy to fill our prayer with words. There are endless suggestions for ways to pray with words. Here are just a few I know of: ACTS – Adoration, Contrition, Thanksgiving, … Continue reading

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Follow Me 6

After Jesus feeds the crowds with the loaves and the fishes, it says, “He withdrew again to the mountain alone.” (John 6:15). This is a place Jesus goes often, and one that we are called to follow as well. Even … Continue reading

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