Be Happy: Looking for a recipe for happiness? Look at the Beatitudes!
Resolve: How are you doing on your spiritual new year resolution? If you've fallen of failed, get up, turn to Jesus, move forward, walk with him, and try again. If not, keep going and invite Jesus to deepen your resolve.
The Love Challenge: Pray 1 Corinthians 13 - putting your name in the place of the word "Love"
Where Will God Lead You Next?: Spend quiet time in prayer. Ask God what it is you should do next. Listen for an answer.
Now is the Time: Choose your own adventure: Start praying with your spouse, children, or friends
Renew Your Family: Start a new spiritual, family tradition...Pray the rosary, read a gospel passage, pray before meals, and on and on......
Time for a Resolution: Make a spiritual New Year's Resolution, write it down, and put it someplace you will see everyday.
Be Still, Ask, Listen: Spend quiet time in prayer. Ask God what it is you should do next. Listen for an answer.
Have Peace: In the middle of the holiday chaos, stop and invite Jesus to join you for a quiet moment
Make Room: This Friday, fast, make a good examination of conscience, go to Encounter, go to confession and make room for the light of Christ in you.
Be a source of Hope: When you find yourself in a negative situation, look for the good, point it out and be an active source of hope.
Letting go of expectations: List some of your expectations for the upcoming holiday season. Go through your list…which of these you could let go of?
You are free: Live your everyday life without being afraid. You are free to love one another and God because he is near.
Put your heart in the giving: Give someone a simple, thoughtful, spontaneous gift.
Know That You Are Loved: Do not fear, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by name: you are mine. Because you are precious in my eyes and honored, and I love you,I give people in return for you and nations in exchange for your life. (Isaiah 43)
Invite: Earlier this year we asked you to invite someone to come to know Jesus, we challenge you to invite 3 people to come to know Jesus at Mass, Adoration, Alpha, or a Retreat, especially if you think they will say no.
Take the Lowest Place: Take the furthest parking spot, let someone ahead of you in line, let others speak first.
Detach: Find something you are attached to, give it up for a week, and give the time or money to the poor.
Connect: Help someone feel more welcome, more connected like they belong.