El Ministerio El Camino para Sanar la Heridas de la Vida y la temporada de Cuaresma tratan de la misma transformación espiritual. Muchas veces comenzamos con un punto de vista egoísta y negativo pensando que todo lo que acontece en nuestro mundo inmediato y el mundo en general tiene que ver con nuestro comportamiento. La...Read More →
The Life's Healing Journey Ministry and the season of Lent share the same spiritual transformation. We often begin with a self-centered perspective since we tend to think that everything that happens in our immediate world or in the world in general has something to do with our behavior. Both Lent and the healing ministry of...Read More →
It’s been four years since I went on my first Life’s Healing Journey (LHJ) retreat. I first learned about LHJ when I received a small invitation to a vocational discussion after Mass. At the time, I thought I was being called to the religious life, so the card immediately caught my attention, and I decided to attend.
The first...Read More →
When we experience uneasy and uncertain feelings about God, we share far more in common with Jesus’ disciples than we think. It was a long process for them to fully understand Jesus. They often felt confused by his teachings and struggled to comprehend the meaning behind them.
Despite their obedience and willingness, we see...Read More →
"I don't know why God gave her cancer she never did anything wrong."
"Do you think that little town was destroyed by a tornado because of their sins?"
"Those people got what they deserve, God punishes the wicked."
"I keep praying to God for a boyfriend/girlfriend, but he doesn't answer."
"I believe in God, but there's so...Read More →
When things go our way, life is nothing but a breeze!
“Gosh, everything has been going so great lately! God must truly love me, he’s been very kind to me. I’m so blessed.”
Does this ring a bell? We tend to have a positive view of God when things meet our expectations and we approve of his plans for us. We show a great deal of...Read More →
A novena is a time of preparation and prayer before a special feast day of the Church - nine days of "getting ready" to celebrate something significant. Today we begin offering a Novena to the Sacred Heart of Jesus in honor of the Feast of the Sacred Heart on June 23.
Jesus loved us all with a human heart to teach us to be...Read More →
As Catholics enter the somber days of the Triduum and we mark the death of Jesus, our thoughts turn to the pain, rejection, and suffering Christ went through during his Passion. And we think of the anxiety of the Apostles as they waited, wondering what to do next now that their teacher was gone. But as we know, and as the...Read More →
When I attended Life’s Healing Journey, I was stuck at a point where I could only pay attention to my brokenness. I had been growing closer to the Lord over the past couple of years and I’d been realizing how important spirituality and belief in the Lord are to me. I wasn’t satisfied with the life I was living but I didn’t...Read More →
What does it really mean to be happy? Is it a state of mind, a way of being, having everything you ever wanted, or simply catching up with old friends? According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, the simple definition of happy is feeling pleasure and enjoyment because of your life, situation, etc; showing or causing feelings...Read More →