By: Sr. Joy A. De Vera, RA I was one of the lay leaders of a charismatic group then, when a priest friend asked me with the other youth leaders if I can accompany them in Tarlac Provincial Jail. He will celebrate the anticipated mass for the prisoners. I don’t have work during weekends, so... Continue Reading →
By: Sr. Joy A. De Vera, RA One of the best app that I used during my restless years before entering the convent was the WAZE App. It helps me a lot to navigate the best route to take in my lost and found maze especially in Greater Manila Area and other parts of Luzon.... Continue Reading →
Fr. James J. Martin, S.J.'s book, The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything, is a great read for anyone across all walks of life - not just Roman Catholics or Christians - wishing to explore spirituality more deeply. The truths taught by the Jesuit founder, St. Ignatius of Loyola, are universal, timeless, practical, and flexible: a recipe for reaching out to the entire world.
I remember my spiritual director during my 30-day Ignatian retreat talking about "crumbs." In her attempt to encourage me to journal my prayers during the retreat, she likened journal entries to the act of saving the little crumbs that fall-off from eating bread or biscuits. She said that I don't have to compose full written... Continue Reading →