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Carry the Light of the Risen One

by Diane M. Houdek on Apr 21, 2020 5:00:00 AM

One of Pope Francis’s favorite distinctions is the difference between joy and mere happiness....

God Shows Up When We Least Expect

by Diane M. Houdek on Apr 20, 2020 5:00:00 AM

The story of Emmaus carries a depth of feeling that resonates with us because we’ve all...

Seeing with New Eyes

by Diane M. Houdek on Apr 18, 2020 5:00:00 AM

Peter, James, John and the other disciples are going back to their fishing boats. We get the...

Christ Our Hope Has Risen

by Diane M. Houdek on Apr 17, 2020 5:00:00 AM

Sometimes our faith moves us outward with great joy and fervent hope. But sometimes we need to...

Resurrection Song

by Diane M. Houdek on Apr 11, 2020 5:00:00 AM

At the heart of the story on Easter Sunday is the empty tomb. Somewhere in the darkness of the...

Look to the Stars

by Diane M. Houdek on Jan 4, 2020 5:00:00 AM

I love going out in the yard in the winter to look at the stars. The clear, cold air makes them...

At Home or on the Road, God Is with Us

by Diane M. Houdek on Jan 3, 2020 5:00:00 AM

No matter how much we try to extend the holiday with traveling and vacation time and a last...

Human and Divine

by Diane M. Houdek on Jan 2, 2020 5:00:00 AM

Knowing that God not only knows but experienced what it was to be a human being, composed of...

Jesus Is Forever

by Diane M. Houdek on Dec 30, 2019 5:00:00 AM

We’re approaching the end of the Christmas season. Soon we will be back to the ordinary routines...

God Alone Is All We Need

by Diane M. Houdek on Dec 22, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Advent reminds us that the One who has come into the world and is always coming into our lives...