Something Other than God

Book Review, Books, faith, I believe

I planned on blogging more this week – really I did. But then Jennifer Fulwiler’s (of Conversion Diary) book – Something Other Than God: How I Passionately Sought Happiness and Accidentally Found It released on Tuesday. Since I pre-ordered it, it popped up on my Kindle around 11:30 p.m. Monday night as I was nursing the baby […]

April 30, 2014

A Cristo Crucificado {To Christ Crucified}


I found the following poem in my old Spanish Literature book that’s perfect for this Good Friday. It’s called Soneto a Cristo Crucificado. The author is unknown but it is so beautiful. Reading it in spanish is like reading the language of my soul. I read the words and I know what it means, without translating it, I just feel the […]

April 18, 2014

Jesus’ Pain on the Cross Reflects the Pain of Humanity


When you suffer and are crushed by the world’s pain, remember, you are not alone. He is with us. I love how Pope Francis explains suffering in relation to Christ’s suffering for us in his Wednesday audience yesterday – Vatican City, 16 April 2014 (VIS) – The suffering of Jesus on the Cross, that reflects […]

April 17, 2014

A Time for Silence and Prayer


Today is Ash Wednesday – the first day of a journey, a pilgrimage, a mission. A journey of loud silence A pilgrimage of reflective prayer A mission of service and love A time to devote, in a deeper and intentional way, our minds, bodies, and souls to Him, for Him, with Him. Let us walk […]

March 5, 2014