We live in a you owe me world, don't we? A world constantly wondering, What's in it for me? Or how do I benefit from that? In order to not get sucked into it, let's wake up every day remembering this simple truth instead: I owe the world Jesus. I owe the world His love. His compassion. His humility. His joy. His courage. His truth. His generosity. His attentiveness. His commitment. His conviction. His purpose. I owe the world Jesus.
Mother Teresa - What a heart for people this precious woman had.....may we follow her example!
If you agonize over the details like me (and @jenniferfulwiler ), it can be hard to let go. But we can remember that long as we're earnestly seeking God's will and truth, He'll effortlessly redirect us or fine tune our path along the way. He has all the sufficient grace ready and waiting to make it happen--He just needs us to cooperate and take that first step.Read today's #BISdailydevotion written by @megan_hjelmstad on the site.photo by @gulstromulstrom | devotions for women | Catholic
When criticism comes — and it will — I must make up my mind not to worry about defending myself. I can resist the urge to become prickly and use it as an opportunity to be a witness. A witness of the love, grace and mercy of Jesus. Things I desperately need myself. | @LysaTerKeurst
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What About This Generation? - Blessed Is She
2 Cor 5:7
First Reading: 1 John 2:3-11 Beloved: The way we may be sure that we know Jesus is to keep his commandments. Whoever says, “I know him,” but does not keep his commandments is a liar, and the truth is not in him. But whoever keeps his word, the love of God is truly perfected in him. This is the way we may know that we are in union with him: whoever claims to abide in him ought to walk just as he walked. Beloved, I am writing no new commandment to you but an old commandment that you had from…
"But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly about my weaknesses, so that Christ’s power may rest on me." - 2 Corinthians 12:9 - Bible Verses