Tag Archives: trust

Standing on the starting line

Maybe it’s just me. Maybe I’m the only one who stands on the edge of a cliff and thinks, “No way.” Granted, sometimes the cliff is very high, and sometimes it is only a couple feet down, but more often … Continue reading

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Beauty in the Eye of the Beholder

    Last week, my family and I went hiking in Zion and Bryce Canyon National Parks. As you can see from the pictures, it was spectacularly beautiful. If you have never been there, you’ll have to trust me that … Continue reading

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I swear

This weekend’s Gospel included one of my life mission passages. The thing about a mission is that it doesn’t have to be very complicated to be effective. I have a few things that I try to live by, and this … Continue reading

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Taking Credit

  “Thy will be done.” We pray this all the time, yet we rarely mean it. What we really mean is, “May Your will be the same as mine” don’t we? It is just so tempting to take our plans … Continue reading

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Come and See Me!

  On Wednesday, November 9th, I will be presenting the first chapter of my study, Be Not Afraid at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in San Antonio, TX. Mass is at 6:00, Potluck dinner at 6:30, and I will speak at 7:00. … Continue reading

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Have Patience

Enjoy a beautiful gem that was given to me yesterday: Patient Trust Above all, trust in the slow work of God We are quite naturally impatient in everything to reach the end without delay. We should like to skip the intermediate … Continue reading

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Cliffhangers

I rarely walk out of movies. Even if it’s a bad one, I just have to stay to the end to see how or if everything comes together. I think we all have a desire to see things to the … Continue reading

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Hesitation

Wouldn’t you think that I would be someone who didn’t need to be reminded to let God be in control? Well, you would be completely wrong. I need reminded over and over again. Right now, I have a project that … Continue reading

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Peace

The message I have been hearing today has been “Peace.” Peace, in this time of performances, overlapping sports practices, and so many balls dropping that they bounce up and knock others clear out of the air? Really? Who has the … Continue reading

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Don’t Worry

Do you know the “Don’t Worry” passage in the Bible? It’s the one where Jesus explains that we aren’t to worry about what we are to wear, eat, or drink. I have always found that to be a little confusing. … Continue reading

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