Your word is a lamp for my feet and a light for my path. (Psalm 119)
Complete Day's Readings
Christ Jesus, make your life visible through my life …
St. Paul, who had lived a very challenging life of many trauma dramas, said in his letter to the Corinthians, “We have this treasure in clay vessels, so that it may be made clear that this extraordinary power belongs to God and does not come from us.” The more of a ‘crack-pot’ I am, the more ‘holes’ there are in my life, the more the light of Jesus that nourishes and teaches my heart can shine out and encourage others to let his peace and mercy into their lives as well.. “so that grace, as it extends to more and more people, may increase thanksgiving, to the glory (and love) of God. Christ Jesus, make your life visible through my life.
May those who sow with tears reap with shouts of joy. (Psalm 126:6)
Soli ad gloriam dei
Beverly Illauq lives in Kemptville, Ontario, where she greets each morning by seeking the Gospel Mystery of the Day - the Word of the Lord for direct and practical application to the specific challenges & joys of the day.