Mary’s Yes

Mary said, “Behold, I am the handmaid of the Lord. May it be done to me according to your word.” Then the angel departed from her. ~ Luke 1:38

Catholic Conference 4 Moms – Conference Package for Sale

CatholicConference4Moms took place this weekend and now the materials are available for purchase. For $39.99, you will receive downloads and/or unlimited online viewing of all 27 presentations and bonuses valued at over $40.00. But if you purchase the package through my blog, use the coupon code, JoyfulLife to get $10 off the purchase price. The…

First Faint Gleam of Heaven

“[To have Faith in Christ] means, of course, trying to do all that He says. There would be no sense in saying you trusted a person if you would not take his advice. Thus if you have really handed yourself over to Him, it must follow that you are trying to obey Him. But trying…

Breaking forth like the dawn

Lo, on your fast day you carry out your own pursuits, and drive all your laborers. Yes, your fast ends in quarreling and fighting, striking with wicked claw. Would that today you might fast so as to make your voice heard on high! Is this the manner of fasting I wish, of keeping a day…

I Have My Mission

“God has created me to do Him some definite service. He has committed some work to me which He has not committed to another. I have my mission. I may never know it in this life, but I shall be told it in the next. I am a link in a chain, a bond of…

Called to Become Saints

“Indeed, it is by living with love and offering Christian witness in our daily tasks that we are called to become saints. And everyone in the particular condition and state of life in which they find themselves. Are you consecrated? Be holy living your gift and your ministry with joy. Are you married? Be holy…