by The Face of Grace Project | Apr 23, 2023 | Life, Work and the World
Eastertide is a season of new creation. We are a resurrection people, springing forth into new life like the budding flower that bursts into bloom. In times of desolation, however, this hope-filled re-creation in Christ seems meant for everyone except ‘me’.
by The Face of Grace Project | Apr 16, 2023 | Presence
The profundity of Christ’s mercy can be life changing if we allow it to sink in. Even when we are left to the natural consequences of our sin, in His mercy Jesus spares us the full impact of those consequences. He permits that which He can later use to bring us back into covenant with Him.
by The Face of Grace Project | Apr 9, 2023 | Presence
It is a paradoxical truth that between suppression of the past and obsession with the future lies the present moment where grace abounds.
by The Face of Grace Project | Apr 2, 2023 | Presence
For too many years I merely saw Easter as a relief from fasting and abstaining while I rushed to the freezer to thaw out my favorite chocolate candies! Now instead of chocolates, the paradox of the Cross cries out for my attention.
by The Face of Grace Project | Mar 26, 2023 | Presence
Lent is a time to reflect upon how we have changed in relation to God. It is a time to ask the question: Do I want to look Catholic or be Catholic?