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There Is One Who Loves All of Me

Oct 23, 2021 Pause+Pray
Sometimes we feel as if we will never be good enough to be loved fully by those around us--or by God-- because shame creeps in and tells us only parts of us are good. After creating humankind God proclaims that this is very good.

Searching for Joy

Oct 22, 2021 Pause+Pray
There may not be a lot of things to laugh at or be joyful about these days. But it's at these difficult moments that we should look for joy and laughter.

The Great Thanksgiving

Oct 21, 2021 Pause+Pray
The late United Nations Secretary General Dag Hammarskjold prayed, “For all that has been: Thanks! For all that shall be: Yes!” It is an expression of gratitude in spite of life’s challenges.

Housing for All

Oct 20, 2021 Pause+Pray
Housing should be a human right, and yet many people around the world do not have a home. Even small contributions to a temporary shelter add up.

Jesus, Help My Unbelief!

Oct 19, 2021 Pause+Pray
Like the apostle Thomas, we all have experiences in life that leave us doubting God, God's promises or God's goodness. It's a human situation with which each of us can relate.

Building Connections

Oct 18, 2021 Pause+Pray
St. José Gabriel del Rosario Brochero (1840-1914) improved the lives of his parishioners in rural Argentina through construction not only of retreat centers and schools, but also roadways and aqueducts.

Nourished in Body and Spirit

Oct 17, 2021 Pause+Pray
I have been remiss. I have enjoyed second helpings. I have tossed away remains. I have not remembered those who are hungry as I am filled.

Telling of You, O God

Oct 16, 2021 Pause+Pray
Often we keep our faith hidden away, but simply telling of God’s help brings light to the world. Today, don’t hesitate to share the truth of how your faith has guided you.

Laughing with Teresa of Avila

Oct 15, 2021 Pause+Pray
When God sees the shining saints, God once again looks on creation and finds it very good. The saints aren’t dour, but fun to be around.

Shine a Light

Oct 14, 2021 Pause+Pray
As followers of Christ Jesus, we share in his work of salvation. Thank God for the witness of those who have shared the faith with you.