My Purpose in Existence, A Prayer of Longing

Why am I here, Lord, at this time and place, when so few people in the world are so blessed? What is my purpose in being? What do I owe for this blessing? How do I find my purpose in the midst of a noisy, busy world in which clamor is its own reward? You came … Continue reading My Purpose in Existence, A Prayer of Longing

From Faith to Faith, As WE Live in the Spirit

There is a new book on the horizon by the name above and I am proud to tell you that it is mine. I have been working on it since June of last year and it is finally out of my hands. That makes it sound as if I am glad to be through with it and … Continue reading From Faith to Faith, As WE Live in the Spirit

Don’t Pass Me By

Life lived is a choice of what we will do Filled with blessings for our whole life through Yet evil is never far from our side Whispering suggestions of what we should try. Sometimes we resist him as we turn away But he knows us well and continues to prey Until weakness draws me away … Continue reading Don’t Pass Me By

One Man’s Comments on His Own ‘Resurrection’

Called Lawrence, this man referred to the moment he met God as a believer and worshiper as his ‘resurrection.’ He was eighteen years old and was soon thereafter admitted to the brotherhood of the Carmelites located in Paris, France in the year 1666. His admission was on the basis of his deep faith in and … Continue reading One Man’s Comments on His Own ‘Resurrection’