Reading and reflecting on "Guided by the Spirit: A Jesuit Perspective on Spiritual Direction" by Frank J. Houdek, SJ I remember Eugene Peterson once saying that someone wanted to talk to him about their marriage issues. But before they started, he asked them about their prayer life. What does prayer have to do with marriage … Continue reading Difficulties in Prayer
The work of prayer is to do all the RE's. I'm also sharing some prayer responses below of I've sensed God at work.
Lord God Almighty, the One who works on our behalf, Make your face shine on us as we enter into the day's work. Satisfy us with your loving-kindness that we might praise you as we attend to our daily tasks. Help us not to forget that you are with us in our cubicles, office, showroom … Continue reading Workplace Prayers: Week of November 11-2019
Reading 1, Deuteronomy 4:1, 5-9 Responsorial Psalm, Psalms 147:12-13, 15-16, 19-20 Gospel, Matthew 5:17-19 "...God is near us whenever we pray to him..." [wind has been a sign of the Holy Spirit] Are you freaking kidding me?! Read those words again...slower.... let them sink in. Big themes in the bible again....one of them is us being made in … Continue reading Prayer: God’s Nearness