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A Most Difficult Question to Answer

When I give talks around the country or sometimes in correspondence with readers of my books or blog posts on Integrated Catholic Life, I am often asked what I mean when I encourage others to “be joyful” and share the “light of Christ” with others.  I am referring to the response I typically give when asked for effective ways to […]

Photography © by Andy Coan

Encountering the Word – Colossians 3:15

And let the peace of Christ control your hearts, the peace into which you were also called in one body. And be thankful. (Colossians 3:15) If you liked this scripture passage, please share it with your friends and family using the Share and Recommend buttons below and via email. We value your comments and encourage you to leave your thoughts below. […]

Be Thankful in All Things

“In everything give thanks; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.” (1 Thessalonians 5:18) It’s Thanksgiving.  Time to go around the dinner table and say what you are thankful for.  When it’s your turn, you will likely be thankful for your family and the good meal.  Then, you’ll think of other blessings that have come your way.  […]