It's 3 days until Christmas. It's time for a "heart check." I'll be honest here: my heart isn't exactly where I want it to be in order to welcome the Christ Child. Between school, my job, and physical preparations for Christmas, I'm shocked that it's almost the day we celebrate His birth. Where did the time… Continue reading Where’s Your Heart?
Today marks the beginning of Advent. Like other Jews, Mary (mother of Jesus) longed for the fulfillment of the prophecies promising a Savior to Israel. (Never could she have imagined, even in her wildest dreams, that she would be the one to bring Him into the world!) In my life, I'm (still) waiting for the fulfillment… Continue reading Advent & Looking to Mary.
As we celebrate the season of Advent and prepare to celebrate the coming of our Lord and Savior, we're called to still our hearts and go even deeper in our relationship with Him. One reason some people don't make time/much time for prayer may be that it feels useless. They can't focus and are too distracted.… Continue reading Finding Focus in Prayer