My one year conversion anniversary!

This year marks one year since my conversion. One year ago, at the Catholic Christian Outreach (CCO) annual conference Rise Up, I experienced God in a new and profound way. To better explain, I will share my testimony, which I wrote and shared at the CCO Founder’s Dinner in Vancouver, which took place in November […]

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“For no word from God will ever fail”

“I am the Lord’s servant,” Mary answered. “May your word to me be fulfilled.” Then the angel left her. With Christmas just days away, we have prepared our hearts and minds for the coming of Jesus into the world, to set into motion God’s grand plan for our salvation. Of course, Jesus is the main […]

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The struggle between my Mary and my Martha

. . .  the Lord answered, “you are worried and upset about many things, but few things are needed—or indeed only one. Mary has chosen what is better, and it will not be taken away from her.” – Luke 10:41-42 The story of Jesus visiting the home of Mary and Martha is an iconic one for me. As a […]

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The easiest and hardest word to say to God

Do you ever just ask why? Why is this happening to me? Why is this happening now? Why do bad things happen to me? Why can’t I be happy? Why is my life the way that it is? Just why? I asked myself those questions a lot. More accurately, I asked God those questions a lot. In those […]

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To the movement that showed me belonging – Thank you.

Above all else, I think that a sense of belonging and feeling loved is the one thing that we all crave as humans. We yearn to belong, to be accepted, and to be taken as we are. We look for people to support us and help us grow into better people every single day. I […]

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Bring your (Sunday) best to God

I felt all eyes on me as I walked gingerly down the aisle. I quickly slid into a pew, anxious to have Mass done and over with. Usually I prided myself on looking somewhat decent when I went to mass. But here I was on vacation. I had no proper mass clothing in my luggage, […]

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Prayer intentions for this new school year

As a new school year begins and the seasons of life transition from one to the next, a lot of changes are brought about in my own life and the lives of those around me. Below are some prayer intentions that I will be praying for, as well as prayer intentions that I hope you […]

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