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Finding Rest

“The sun hears the fields talking about effortand the sun smiles, and whispers to me,“Why don’t the fields just  rest,for I am willing to do everything to help them grow?”Rest, my dears, in prayer.” – Catherine of Siena From March 11-14, 2021, Santa Sabina Center… Continue Reading “Finding Rest”

And What Is a Friend?

A friend is one to whom one may pour out all the contents of one’s heart, chaff and grain together, knowing that the gentlest of hands will take and sift it, keep what is worth keeping and with a breath of kindness blow the… Continue Reading “And What Is a Friend?”

Weekly Photo Challenge: Green

New life and the color green – both remind me of hope. As I look out on evergreen trees from my window, I am reminded that the promise of life is all around me as the leaves of the not-so-evergreen trees fall to the… Continue Reading “Weekly Photo Challenge: Green”