J to C Day 5:  Advent Prayer

J to C Day 5: Advent Prayer

Dear Father in Heaven,  Lord, as I reflect upon this year, I’m in awe of your unending grace and mercy. Thank you for being a constant source of love and wisdom.  The year went by so quickly and now we have entered the season of advent in preparation for Christmas.  I...
J to C Day 4:  Holy Sacredness

J to C Day 4: Holy Sacredness

Sanctification in Christ or what I call Holy Sacredness is one of the attributes that I cherish from my Catholic roots.  The sacredness of being with Christ is inherent in every mass especially during communion.   I use to treasure that time and incorporate it in my...
J to C Day 3: Fruit of Forgiveness

J to C Day 3: Fruit of Forgiveness

One of the keys to my personal contentment and peace is learning to forgive and to receive forgiveness. During my childhood I experienced prejudice, loneliness, abuse, neglect and often felt excluded. I can honestly say that through time and self-reflection with God,...
Journey to Christmas Day 1

Journey to Christmas Day 1

Christmas is my least favorite holiday.  It’s not something I look forward to.  I don’t appreciate all the marketing and the materialism and how people get so overwhelmed and it’s so busy.  It’s a sad time for many people, a lonely time.  But I decided this year that...