’tis this season

“Jesus does not demand great actions from us, but simply surrender and gratitude.”

– St Therese of Lisieux

Every year our parish Priest, Fr. Larry Richards, reminds us we are an Easter people!

(And Hallelujah is our song!)

I love this about him.

He also reminds us that HE does not like Lent! How it’s his least favorite time of the year and that he’s never been a lenten person, “Never have been and never will be.”

I love this about Fr. Larry too and I agree we ARE an Easter people!

But I must also admit I do love lent just as much.

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believe in it

The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.

Oprah Winfrey

I love my God.

I love my faith.

I love my Church.

I love my husband.

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search me and know my heart

Yesterday I gave a shout-out to my peeps!

My tribe!

The card-carrying members who have signed up to laugh with me, cry with me, support me and love me despite my imperfections.

(If you’re in my tribe and reading this I just want to say…“Right back, atcha!”)

I’m excited to share with you today, as a follow-up, a post from a fellow blogger whom I feel did a really great job explaining why it is so important to choose wisely your tribe members.

Especially, the one who leads you!

“Blessed is the man who walks not in the counsel of the wicked, nor stands in the way of sinners, nor sits in the seat of scoffer; but his delight is in the law of the Lord, and on his law he meditates day and night.”

Psalm 1:1
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