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Wednesday’s Inspiration

Wednesday’s Inspiration – The Porn Effect

It was 2008, I was 22 and in Grapevine, Texas at a FOCUS conference. I sat in a crowded conference room laughing and joking with friends as we all awaited the main speaker – Curtis Martin, president and founder of FOCUS (Fellowship of Catholic University Students). You know that
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Wednesday’s Inspiration

Have you ever been in love? And I’m not talking about the lovey-dovey feeling struck love they talk about on the Bachelor. I’m talking about genuine self-sacrificial love. A love that requires you to get out of yourself and look into the heart of another so you can best serve them. A
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Wednesday’s Inspiration (posted on Thursday)

Yesterday was a jammed packed day, so I didn’t get a chance to post Wednesday’s Inspiration. My apologizes, but here it is today. The other day I read some very inspiring work by Flannery O’Connor. She is considered one of America’s greatest fiction writers and one of the strongest ap
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Wednesday’s Inspiration

Although I write about many topics on my blog, the main reason I started it is to promote my ministry that I’m planning to start called Made in His Image. If this is your first time visiting my blog, welcome! Here is what Made in His Image will be all about. Made in His Image wi
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Wednesday’s Inspiration- Seek Beauty

The following was written by someone I greatly admire. I thought you might benefit from it too. I did take some sentences out of the original text, but left in all that would be relevant to any life experience. I hope you will glean at least a sentence or two from the following to app
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Wednesday’s Inspiration

Sometimes when life is going smoothly it’s easy to look at someone else’s life and say, “If I was in their shoes I would heroically carry that cross and no one would ever hear me complain.” Then, when our grand and glorious plans go awry and hardships come we can’t seem to bring that
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The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky

Someone I greatly admire sent me this to read and I want you to read it too, because it’s rich with hope and Truth. I know I post something inspirational on Wednesdays, so think of this as your “Tuesday Inspiration.” From The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky,
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Wednesday’s Inspiration

“My best defense against all the plots and tricks of the enemy is still the spirit of joy. The devil is never so happy as when he has succeeded in robbing one of God’s servants of the joy in his or her soul. The devil always has some dust on hold that he blows into someone’s conscienc
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Saints Joachim and Anne: The Icon Of Marital Love

I have a confession to make. When I was little I strongly disliked my middle name – Anne. What a horrible thing not to like the name of the grandmother of Jesus. I have since then apologized profusely to Saint Anne and am ashamed of my behavior. It came to me one day when I was
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Wednesday’s Inspiration

“Do not be afraid to love Me. Love Me through the pain, through the chaos, through the tears. Because I loved you through the cross, I loved you from the cross, and sometimes I must love you with the cross. Sometimes I will have to break your heart, just because I know it needs fixing
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