Cultivating Joy: 2019 Lenten Reflections

Rockaway Beach, OR My Catholic Counselor in a recent session, asked me, "Where do you find joy?" Everywhere. . . According to Pope Francis, "Joy is the air Christian's breathe." Explaining even further in his May 2018 homily, Pope Francis elaborated, " Joy does not mean living from laugh to laugh. No, it’s not that. … Continue reading Cultivating Joy: 2019 Lenten Reflections

“All beautiful you are, my darling; there is no flaw in you”

Song of Songs 4:7.  . . . Wrapped in the warmth of his personhood, I nestled safely tucked within his side. No tinges of pain nor worries of tomorrow crept into our sanctuary. Contentment filled the void of worry. After years of familiarity, silence echoed instead of words. Calmness ensued. The art of being came … Continue reading “All beautiful you are, my darling; there is no flaw in you”