Am I Weak Enough to Be a Christian?

feature image by Yongsung Kim I have faced difficult situations countless times, finally learning to surrender control to God after playing god becomes too exhausting. Often He has surprised me with bonafide miracles, miracles even skeptical teenagers could not explain away. One would assume I would be experienced enough to stop trying to control but I…… Continue reading Am I Weak Enough to Be a Christian?

Worth Revisiting:The Vacuum Cleaner Syndrome

Fallen man wants to run his own life and take control. Letting go of this control seems extremely difficult because it is hard to trust a God you cannot see and usually cannot feel or hear.  However, when we refuse to give up control and submit to the Father, we shut out the power of the…… Continue reading Worth Revisiting:The Vacuum Cleaner Syndrome

Worth Revisiting: He WILL Come

He will come, He will come. I can trust that He will come. For He comes even on a  frosty whisper, Lighting the darkness with pinpoints of hope. Just as the stars appear each dark night. He will come, In spite of myself; my shortcomings and failings; His arrival does not depend on my preparations. Only that I…… Continue reading Worth Revisiting: He WILL Come

Worth Revisiting: Do We Trust More in the Power of God or the Devil?

Why don’t we, as Catholics,  give the Holy Spirit permission to do His job? The Holy Spirit is our inner Companion who leads us; we do not  live in fear of  spiritual revelations. Many of God the Father’s children are so afraid that the devil will lead them astray, they do not even listen to…… Continue reading Worth Revisiting: Do We Trust More in the Power of God or the Devil?

DO WE TRUST MORE IN THE POWER OF GOD OR THE DEVIL?

We cannot allow fear of the devil and deception to be stronger than our trust in God’s Mercy and Grace. Fear freezes us, often preventing the inner spiritual journey that leads to fullness of life in Christ.  As Catholics, we are often leery of personal revelation. Of course we should be cautious but what are we so worried about? The…… Continue reading DO WE TRUST MORE IN THE POWER OF GOD OR THE DEVIL?