Saturday, February 28, 2015

Saturday of the First Week of Lent

My mercy is upon you as you place your trust in Me.
All My words are true. My kindness is upon you and I
shower blessings upon you, My beloved, as you put
your hope in Me your God. I call you to a holy life.
Holiness according to My design transforms you.
My light shines upon you as you give your heart to Me
for then I can freely speak to you. My healing word
transforms your humble heart in the light of My glory.

Friday, February 27, 2015

Friday of the First Week of Lent

Blessed are you who hears My voice and follows
My way with an upright heart. Be perfect as I your
heavenly Father am perfect. Love your enemies and
pray for those who persecute you. This transforms
your heart and starts to melt the hardened heart of
your persecutors. Pray for those you dislike with love.
As you interact in praying to Me for them, you receive
My love and live out the action of My
transforming love. It is you who must change first.

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Thursday of the First Week of Lent

With Me, your God, there is mercy and fullness of
redemption. I am love so deep, so high, and so broad it
is beyond your comprehension. Hear My voice and be
attentive to the words I speak. Your soul longs for Me
and seeks the presence of My light and love. I am your
help and I guard your soul. Lift up your soul to Me.
Humbly come to pray and to worship Me your God.
My voice will guide you on your journey. Trust in My
loving words. Be united in My love and live your love.

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Wednesday of the First Week of Lent

Lift up your voice and tell Me your sins.
I will not abandon you. Bow down your head and I will
give you penance and set you free. Then your life will
break forth like the dawn. Your humble and contrite
heart I will not spurn. In My goodness, mercy is yours.
In the greatness of My compassion you are washed
clean of your sins that you acknowledge before Me.
Then you will experience My presence and feel My
peace in your life. Share My peace, love and joy.

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Tuesday of the First Week of Lent

Repent and seek My face. A penitent and contrite
heart I will pardon. My mercy is greater than any sin.
A heart contrite and humble I will not spurn.
In My goodness I will wipe out your offenses and wash
you clean in My love. Then you will become a great sign
of witness of one who hears and heeds My voice. In
this your being blesses Me, your loving and forgiving
God. My goodness and love fills you. All can see this.

Monday, February 23, 2015

Monday of the First Week of Lent

Receive My word with a willing heart and return it to Me
with your prayer and praise.
My word is faithful and all My works trusted.
Give thanks unceasingly for My word you hear and My
works within you. I am pleased at your transformation.
You are modifying your earthly desires
and learning to love things of heaven.
Seek and strive after peace.
Live honorably in anticipation of My eternal kingdom.

Sunday, February 22, 2015

First Sunday of Lent

Return to Me with all your heart.
Pray in faith and walk by sight. I see what is hidden in
your heart. Trust in Me. I am your strength.
Forget not the marvelous things
I have done for you when your heart is put to the test.
I, your God, will direct you on the journey.
My word is near you.
Keep it on your lips and in your heart.

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Saturday after Ash Wednesday

Remove from your lips malicious speech. Let My light
shine upon your words. I will guide your words with
loving kindness. I will teach you My ways so that you
may walk in My truth in your actions and in your words.
Incline your ear and lift up your soul to Me.
Honor Me with holiness. Follow Me. Leave behind
sinfulness. Walk in the blessings of one who trusts in
My ways with all your heart. Become My living voice.
Many hearts yearn to hear My words.

Friday, February 20, 2015

Friday after Ash Wednesday

Your fasting brings you spiritual strength and your
prayer gives joy to your face. It pleases Me when you
refrain from the evil of prejudice, neglect, pettiness,
and selfishness. Your choice of obedience and love for
Me I see as you resist temptation. You have grown
beyond being preoccupied with yourself to be free to
pray for the needs of others. I love that you seek Me
day after day with a humble and contrite heart.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Thursday after Ash Wednesday

Entrust your cares to Me your Lord and I will support
you. I hear your voice as you lift up your prayers.
Obey My commands. Walk in My ways with love and
you will live. My child, love Me. Heed My voice and hold
fast the words I speak. Delight in My law and meditate
on it day and night. Deny yourself, take up your cross
and follow Me. I am your rock, your strength, your
salvation. In Me your soul is at rest.

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Ash Wednesday

I am your merciful Lord. Come back to Me.
Hear My voice and harden not your heart.
Proclaim a fast and be of self-restraint. Be gracious,
slow to anger, and rich in kindness. You must repent
and ask for forgiveness for the evil done in My sight.
Then I will create for you a clean heart.
Give alms, pray, and fast with joy and humility.
Seek the wisdom of heart
found in self-sacrifice this Lent.

Welcome to Lent!

Come, join the journey of Lenten People.
This little book will help to guide your daily prayer and
conversations with God. Just read one page a day and
you will find a starting point to speak and listen to
God. Embrace what speaks to your heart and revisit
how you can apply what is spoken each day.
Now is the time to truly repent and change your ways.
Let this be your Lenten promise to be steadfast in
your prayer and to keep sacred your time
as you journey closer to God.

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Today's Reflection

Let your heart and soul be stirred
to seek my holy love throughout the movements of your day.
Draw from the sweetness of my love to open your ears and heart.
 Listen to me, I want to fill you with with my awesome love.

Monday, February 16, 2015

Today's Reflection

Seek to know, understand, and serve me.
Rich are the blessings I have for you.
I am in your midst.
Rejoice with gladness as I renew you in my love.
I am shaping you in my image.
Give thanks with all your being
for the blessings showered upon you.
Follow me and know that where I lead you, that all will be well. Give praise with all your heart and keep faithful on the journey.
My mercy, peace, and love is yours in abundance.

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Today's Reflection

From the rising of the sun to its setting
let praise come from your lips.
Let my purest light dwell within you
filling your heart with my love.
It is my love that makes you radiant with joy for all to see.
You are a vessel of my grace.
Live always in the true freedom of the Spirit
I have placed within you.
Walk the path of perfection
and waver not when your heart is tested.

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Today's Reflection

Come into my presence rejoicing.
I am your joy.
Let your heart sing with joy as you come before me.
I am your merciful loving God.
Eternal is my merciful love.
I am the way that leads to everlasting joy.
Listen, I will lead you and guide your heart.
Be quick to hear me.
Walk blamelessly with truth and hope in your heart.

Friday, February 13, 2015

Today's Reflection

Your heart I touch my child.
Pray to grow in my love.
Ask and it will be given to you;
seek and you will find.
Amazing is my love and sweet are the graces
that come to you from my precious love.
Trust in my love in every circumstance of your life.
Turn to me always and I will fill you with the joy of salvation.
Turn to me that I may gently touch you
letting my love wash over you.
I am your strength and my glory shines upon you.

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Today's Reflection

My works are created in wisdom.
See the earth's wonders I have made.
Discover the glory and wonder of my creation.
Many are my works and the earth is full of my treasures.
All time and seasons are in my hands.
Place yourself in my presence and pray for a discerning heart
that you may serve the purpose I have for you with love.

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Today's Reflection

My voice goes out through all the world
and my glory speaks across the universe.
Tell all of my glory and wondrous deeds.
Bring my word of love to all you meet.
Keep your heart loyal to the works I have entrusted to you.
Be faithful in filling the world with love
so my children may learn what my love is
by observing your love.
Preach the gospel of love
with patience, humility,and holiness.
Love me and keep my word, my dear one.

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Today's Reflection

Pray for my wounded and broken children.
Pray that they open up their broken hearts to me
so I may heal them.
They are hurt and afraid.
Their wounds are deep and steals their peace.
My heart is moved with pity for them
for I see their constant agony.
I am their peace.
Guide them towards me
so I will create within them a new person
filled with my peace and love.

Monday, February 9, 2015

Today's Reflection

Arise, beloved, and come before me in prayer.
Open your heart and listen to my words.
Let me see your face
and from your lips let me hear your sweet voice
give joyful praise.
It is your time of prayer and praise
that gives you strength.
It is my love that clothes you in beauty.
Grow in my love so that your heart overflows with joy
for all to see.
Let charity be the root and foundation of your life.

Sunday, February 8, 2015

Today's Reflection

Come before me with a mind ready to understand.
Let me search your heart and make it true to my ways.
It is sin that makes ones heart grow cold.
It can catch you unaware when you stray from me.
Pride and arrogance can set subtle snares, having you fall prey.
The beginning of pride is your stubbornness
and withdrawing your heart from me, your loving God.
Listen to me, be humble, and faithfully follow my holy ways.

Saturday, February 7, 2015

Today's Reflection

With heart and voice rejoice.
Clap your hands with joy and sing praise.
My law is in your heart and you are blessed with true wisdom. Rejoice in the light of my truth and light.
Grow in the fruits of love, joy, peace, patience,
kindness, generosity, and faithfulness.
Live in a manner worthy of the call
you have received with humility and gentleness.

Friday, February 6, 2015

Today's Reflection

Learn my love.
Learn it's fullness, depth, and height.
Walk in my love with a kind and gentle heart
that forgives as I forgive.
Incline your heart to my ways.
Honor me with your heart my child.
This is a beautiful gift to give to me.

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Today's Reflection

In faith you give your life to me
and in my mercy I give you refuge
in the shadow of my wings.
Hear me when I say, my grace is enough for you.
Know that everything good, holy, and joyful is my doing.
Hold with courage your belief in the Gospel.
Be steadfast even in trials
drawing strength from Jesus my son.

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Today's Reflection

I am your hope, your hearts' desire.
Come before me with joy
and give thanks for the peace
that I have poured within your heart.
I hear your every need as you come before me
in prayer with a grateful heart.
My peace, mercy, and love is yours in abundance.

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Today's Reflection

Walk with me in love and truth and grace.
Travel light, unburdened by useless baggage.
Let your heart and soul be joyful
and let each step you take bring you
closer to my dwelling place. 
 Keep faithful on your journey
amid the demands of daily life.
I will give you strength for the journey.
Trust in my merciful love.

Monday, February 2, 2015

Today's Reflection

Let joy be your song.
Sing joyful praise to me.
Praise removes troubles from the heart
when you lift yourself up to me in praise and prayer.
Rejoice in the freedom of this
and in the power of my unfailing love.
I am you light, your help, the stronghold of your life.
Hear my voice when I call to you.
Hold firm and take to heart what I speak.

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Today's Reflection

Behold the beauty in my power I bring to you
to enlighten your eyes.
Lift up your head to behold my glory.
Open wide your heart that
I may fill you with the splendor of my love and joy.
Receive me joyfully with purity of heart.
When you stand before me in holiness
with clean hands and a pure heart
you desire not worthless things, but to seek only my face.