Praying with Confidence

A week ago, I celebrated a significant milestone in my physical and spiritual development. February 6th marked the 20-year anniversary of the surgery to end my first breast cancer episode. (I will celebrate again on April 30th to mark the 10-year anniversary of the surgery to end my second breast cancer episode.) The physical milestones … More Praying with Confidence

Ecological Conversion

For the past few weeks, we have been reading and discussing Pope Francis’ encyclical letter, On Care for Our Common Home (Laudato Si’) at my church. In the first session, we examined what is happening to our earth, e.g., pollution, climate change, water scarcity, loss of biodiversity, the breakdown of society. Next, we looked at … More Ecological Conversion

Letting Go

Lately, I have been feeling the need to simplify my life and settle my affairs – both materially and spiritually. This feeling may be related to the fact that I have as yet completed neither the updating of my will nor the projects I started for my spiritual legacy class. I keep asking myself: What … More Letting Go