Read this exclusive excerpt from Part I: Called to Be Faithful and Forgiving from the newly released marriage advice book, The Four Keys to Everlasting Love, by Dr. Manny and Karee Santos.
Armed with Mother Teresa’s commission to be faithful, Celeste Zepponi urges us to clothe ourselves with Christ’s LOVE as we approach our commission to participate in the Spiritual Works of Mercy.
Kara Klein wonders how many days she spends dreaming, planning, preparing all the ways she think she can build up God’s Kingdom, while she is literally forgetting to love the person right in front of her. During this Lenten season her prayer is to remember her deepest calling.
How do you grow an “attitude” of gratitude in your children? Ellen Mongan tells the story of God’s faithfulness through her “Faithfulness Shelf.” Create your own “Faithfulness Shelf” and pass your faith stories down to the next generation. How do you teach your children to live a life of “thanks-living”?
Does your vocation make you feel like grace is running through your fingers? How can we shore up our hearts so that we can love others out of the abundance of love in our hearts? Meg Matenaer shares some thoughts from St. Maximilian Kolbe on how to remain close to Jesus when we’re unable to receive the sacraments.