Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

Matthew 7:21,24-27 Take time not only to “say” prayers to God today but try to listen to his voice and what he would say to you. Become conscious of the sounds of nature — a bird singing, water falling against rocks, the wind in the trees, and listen,...
Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

St. John Damascene Matthew 15:29-37 There is a story about a young boy who shined shoes to help earn money for his family. One day a man drove up to the street corner where the boy shined shoes. The man was driving a beautiful, expensive red sports car. The boy shined...
Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

St. Francis Xavier Luke 10:21-24 The Scriptures never stop reminding us that we’ve got to keep working at making Isaiah’s vision a reality. The next time you feel a judgment welling up in your mind, at the very least; take time to think about it before you...
Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

Matthew 8:5-11 In Advent we trust that God is working in the world to make his desires known among us. With Isaiah, we long for the day when God disrupts a world of violence and reveals a world of peace. The centurion was a man of great hope and incredible faith....
Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

First Sunday of Advent Matthew 24:37-44 Beginning on this first Sunday of Advent, we have another opportunity to renew our lives and rediscover Jesus in the ordinariness of our lives. It is well and good for us to anticipate the coming of Jesus at the end of the...
Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

St. Catherine of Alexandria Luke 21:1-4 People who are sensitive to the needs of others find their own hearts filled with peace and joy. Let’s not be so lost in our own world that we miss the needs of others. A gift only shows our love when we ourselves have had to do...