Discovering David's Secret David was able to rise above every dark storm or gloomy time in his life because he learned the secret of encouraging himself in the Lord. This capacity is something that all of us must eventually cultivate in our lives.
Seasons In The Desert (Part Two) Like Moses, our Heavenly Father brings us into the wilderness in order to change us and to break us. He does this in order to take us from a position of self-reliance to a position of total reliance upon Him and only Him.
Holiness Is Just a “Yes” Away! Challenge: Take a moment to encourage another person to strive for holiness, too. In a special way, be mindful to encourage young people to be open to a consecrated vocation, should the Lord be calling them.
Preparing for Christmas Challenge: Today make a sacrifice, foregoing a comfort or something you really like, and offering it up to God in reparation for sins––especially your own.
Power in Weakness Challenge: Go before the Blessed Sacrament today to intensify your union and friendship with the Risen Lord.
Seasons In The Desert (Part One) What is a desert experience? What does it feel like? All of us have been appointed by God to spend certain seasons of our lives in the desert, that we might be cleansed, purged, changed, and drawn closer to Him through that experience. In the first part of this series, we establish that God, and not Satan, is the One Who leads His children into the desert.