What words come to mind as you think about your work life? Do honest, diligent, hardworking, patient, persevering, charitable, forbearing, pleasant, productive, balanced come to mind? As we honor St. Joseph the Worker on the eve of his feast day tomorrow, we look at who he was as a worker and how he can inspire us in our work life.Continue reading “Do You Have an Inspired Work Life?”
Give to those who are hungry.Continue reading “Day Five. Be His Light.”
Care for creatures.Continue reading “Day Four. Be His Light.”
Forgive three times.Continue reading “Day Three. Be His Light.”
Call a friend.Continue reading “Day Two. Be His Light.”
Share Peace.Continue reading “Day One. Be His Light.”
The true and essential work of all religion is to help us recognize and recover the divine image in everything. It is to mirror things correctly, deeply, and fully until all things know who they are. A mirror by its nature reflects impartially, equally, effortlessly, spontaneously, and endlessly. It does not produce the image, nor does it filter the image according to its perceptions or preferences. Authentic mirroring can only call forth what is already there and what is in our heart. We are called to love and to be God’s Light.
As Pope Francis recently said, “The Lord of life wants us to be full of life, and he tells us the secret of life: we come to possess it only by giving it away.Continue reading “Three Steps to Learn and Grow in Love”
Are you ready to live as God meant you to live?Continue reading “Day Six. Decide. Open Your Heart. Focus and Put God First.”
Ask God what to do.
Do you ever wish that God would tell you what to do?Continue reading “Day Five. Decide. Open Your Heart. Focus and Put God First.”