Category Archives: Catholic

In time for Lent – Time for God

featured on CatholicMom.com Time for God by Jacques Philippe is about mental prayer. Facing God in solitude and silence for a time, to enter into intimate, loving communication with him. I read this as a participant in a group study … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Catholic, Holy Spirit, Jesus, Joy, Nancy Ward, Prayer | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Friars Corner: God’s Mercy is falling on us. Alleluia!

Isaiah 49:14-15; Ps 62:2-3, 6-9; 1 Corinthians 4:1-5; Matthew 6:24-34 The precious and healing Blood of Jesus Christ over us and our country. The readings this weekend remind us that God’s love for us is far more than that of … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic, Covenant, Fr. Bob Hilz, Jesus, Joy, Sacraments, Scriptures | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Got Joy? Latest JOYAlive.net posts 2-24-17

Sweeter than Honey  – I recalled how Psalm 19:11 describes the Lord as, “Sweeter also than honey or drippings from the comb.” I was experiencing exactly what the psalm described. Review: A Body in Prayer by Neil Combs – In … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic, Community, Covenant, Evangelism, Fr. Bob Hilz, Holy Spirit, Jesus, Joy, Nancy Ward, Prayer, Scriptures | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mary leads us to the secret of evangelization

Mary, model of evangelization, has much to teach us about evangelization by the way she relates to God and his people. Here are three scenes in Mary’s life that reveal the secret of evangelization. The Annunciation. Mary had a personal … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic, Evangelism, Mary, Nancy Ward, Prayer, Saints, Scriptures | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Friars Corner: Blessed are they who walk in the Light of the Lord

Sirach 15:15-20; Ps 119:1-2, 4-5, 17-18, 33-34; 1 Corinthians 2:6-10; Matthew 5:17-37 The New Catechism says this about the new life that Jesus came to earth to bring us into, his Kingdom. The New Law is called a law of … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic, Communion of Saints, Community, Covenant, Fr. Bob Hilz, Holy Spirit, Saints, Scriptures | Tagged , | Leave a comment

True Radiance, Finding Grace in the Second Half of Life

A book review by Nancy Ward Featured on New Evangelizers.com The subtitle of True Radiance: Finding Grace in the Second Half of Life, reflects Lisa Mladinich’s way of relating her experience and encouragement to women. Readers find grace here in her … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Catholic, Healing, Identity, Nancy Ward, Quotes | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Friars Corner: Jesus’ Light brings joy to us and blessings to others

Isaiah 58:7-10; Ps 112:4-9; 1 Corinthians 2:1-3; Matthew 5:13-16 God’s light is a major theme throughout our Bible. It is mentioned 77 times from Genesis to Revelation. As God was creating the universe and our earth, he said in Genesis … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic, Family, Fr. Bob Hilz, Jesus, Joy, Prayer, Saints, Scriptures | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Don’t forget to register for the Catholic Writers Conference Online

Yes, our online webinar is almost here! I will be presenting a session on “How to Get the Most from a Critique Group (even if you have to start one yourself). My workshop is on Friday, Feb. 17 at 6:00 … Continue reading

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Posted in Books, Catholic, Community, Nancy Ward, Writing | Tagged , , | Leave a comment