Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

Luke 24: 35-48 The Christian community would never expand beyond Jerusalem if the disciples do not cast off their fears and worries. On this Easter Thursday, we take a closer look at how we may be worrying our lives away and missing out on the joy of trusting Jesus to...
Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

Luke 24: 13-35 For the disciples on the road to Emmaus, life takes on a whole new meaning because they are willing to listen to a stranger who opens their hearts and minds. Because of their gracious hospitality, their lives are turned around; their tragedy becomes...
Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

John 20: 11-18 We need to be messengers of the Resurrection. We need to “let go” of our distant, detached image of Jesus so that we can take on the hard, demanding work of going forth and making known His presence in our midst. Our simple and quiet works...
Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

Mathew 28: 8-15 Easter calls us beyond ourselves, our wants and our fears. Christ’s rising from the dead demands a change in attitude, in perspective and in the way we approach the complexities and demands of the world. The Resurrection pulls us out of our own...
Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

Easter Sunday Luke 14: 1-12 Easter Sunday is the high point of the Church year. Easter is the center of our faith. St. Paul puts it this way: “If Christ has not been raised from the dead, then our faith is empty, senseless.” Easter is, indeed, a...
Guest House Daily Reflection

Guest House Daily Reflection

Holy Saturday Luke 24: 1-12 Tonight’s renewal of our baptismal promises reminds us that we are willing to live by them daily. So, tonight we begin again. There is newness in our life with God and we rejoice! We celebrate with joy our liberation from our old...