How Has You’re our Lent Going?

Gospel LK 4:1-13 http://usccb.org/bible/readings/031019.cfm How has your lent been going? Have you honored your commitments? Have your practices of prayer, fasting, and charity been successful? Have you found that what started with commitment and determination is now feeling like exercise? What was initially a beautiful garment adorned in anticipatory joy now looks a little bitContinue reading “How Has You’re our Lent Going?”

Has anyone ever experienced a disappointment?

Gospel of Luke 3:1-6 Has anyone else ever experienced a disappointment?  I have. Speaking for myself I have a tendency to exaggerate the potential benefits of an anticipated experience, encounter, or event.  This is something I have done since I was a child.  I have a very vivid early childhood memory around a family tripContinue reading “Has anyone ever experienced a disappointment?”