Category Archives: Personal

This blog

The title of this blog is Growing in the Grace and Knowledge of our Dearest Lord Jesus…a Catholic blog. Except for a couple of posts recently I haven’t posted much in the past year. Since then I could say that … Continue reading

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It’s been a long time…

It’s been almost a year since I posted. A lot has happened in that time, most of which I’ll probably blog about. I needed direction, especially for this blog. I thought about starting a blog at my own web site … Continue reading

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A letter to a friend.

Dear Chrisy, I wanted to take some time to write to you (I’ve been thinking about this for a while). I know that you don’t know me and I don’t know you but I know your love for the Lord … Continue reading

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SHE FILLS ME

In my last post “I wish I’d never gotten married” I wrote; I am satisfied with my wife. I would like to expand on and explain that. Satisfaction can mean different things to different people depending on their circumstances, train of … Continue reading

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I wish I’d never gotten married

But I’m glad I did. Does that sound strange? Let me explain. Growing up I was a loner and to top it off, I was lonely. I used to cry out to God to send me someone to love, I … Continue reading

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To My Friends

I wish I could say I was to busy or there were some sort of emergency etc etc etc that kept me from posting… but I can’t. It’s probably selfishness. I say that because sin has kept me from posting, … Continue reading

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Life is bigger than life!

In terms of my life I seem small; here today gone tomorrow. What have I gained if I have not shared in the lives of others? When we communicate with one another; do we share a part of our lives? … Continue reading

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This Night

As I walk along I find myself looking. Looking over my shoulder in distrust as I look ahead for someone in distress; could it be that those who are now behind me, those I’m afraid of, were at one time … Continue reading

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Today’s Gospel

Lk 8:16-18 Lord, give me the grace to so let my light shine. Those things that I’m afraid to reveal, give me the courage and conviction to reveal them, happily and willingly, whatever the outcome. Lord hear my prayer.

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Is Life Worth Living?

No its not. Not if it’s spent in selfishness and self gratification. Not if it’s spent every day just making it through the day. The only worth, the only reason for living – the only reason I can find – … Continue reading

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