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May 9, 2021: Sixth Sunday of Easter

By Connie Schnapf | May 6, 2021 |

Jesus set the ultimate standard for us to follow by his unconditional love for us.

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May 2, 2021: Fifth Sunday of Easter

By Connie Schnapf | April 29, 2021 |

Remaining in Jesus through love and fidelity will bring forth in us enduring fruits for the honor and glory of God and God’s people.

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April 25, 2021: Fourth Sunday of Easter

By Alice Shelton | April 22, 2021 |

Each of us probably has a space, place or posture where we have experienced a deep awareness of KNOWING.

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April 18, 2021: Third Sunday of Easter

By Alice Shelton | April 15, 2021 |

Set out for a walk today. Allow yourself to name the street or path you walk as your own Road to Emmaus.

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April 11, 2021: Second Sunday of Easter

By Alice Shelton | April 8, 2021 |

Doors, windows and other portals are powerful images found in scripture, religious art and dreams.

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April 4, 2021: Easter Sunday

By Alice Shelton | April 1, 2021 |

Think about how often you encounter the human and the divine in the same breath. When you notice, speak the words Alleluia, He is Risen!

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March 28, 2021: Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion

By Lorraine Kirker | March 25, 2021 |

This Gospel story is rich in inspiration for prayer and meditation during Holy Week.

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March 21, 2021: Fifth Sunday of Lent

By Lorraine Kirker | March 18, 2021 |

In this last week of Lent before Holy Week, take time to reflect on when you have put aside your own needs (died to self) to nurture healing, forgiveness and kindness towards another.

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March 14, 2021: Fourth Sunday of Lent

By Lorraine Kirker | March 11, 2021 |

Bring light to their world. It will light up yours as well.

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March 7, 2021: Third Sunday of Lent

By Lorraine Kirker | March 4, 2021 |

There is always need in the world of prayers for others

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February 28, 2021: Second Sunday of Lent

By Helen Flavin | February 25, 2021 |

“Imagine or find an image of that. The next time you feel lost, remember that image.”

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February 21, 2021: First Sunday of Lent

By Helen Flavin | February 18, 2021 |

“Let us spend some time this week in thinking about how we can more quickly and effectively walk away from situations that present that temptation.”

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