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April 18th, 2014
It is presumptuous in me to wish to choose my path, because I cannot tell which path is best for me. I must leave it to the Lord, Who knows me, to lead me by the path which is best for me, so that in all things His will may be done. — Teresa of Ávila

microchallenge

FAST by eating only one full meal today (other times you eat/snack should be smaller), and remember, no meat!

PRAY — find some time for prayer between 12 and 3 p.m., when we typically mark the time Jesus was dying on the cross.

GIVE — watch and share these Virtual Stations of the Cross.



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December 28th, 2011

Today, find a verse of scripture and spend at least 5 minutes reflecting on it and how God’s message might deepen your faith.…

December 26th, 2011

Today, think of those you have wronged and whose forgiveness you would like to seek before denying your forgiveness to another.…

December 25th, 2011

A blessed and merry Christmas from the staff of Busted Halo!

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December 24th, 2011

Say a prayer for all the babies born into the world today — that they might know love and sleep peacefully.…

December 23rd, 2011

Don’t let the stress of the season stack up. Make peace with your day — and remember, tomorrow is another day.…

December 22nd, 2011

Do you part to make peace with the environment today — recycle, carpool, avoid using plastic bags (use canvas instead), buy/eat local food, drink tap water (instead of bottled).…

December 20th, 2011

Identify someone in your life that you’re in a power struggle with and pray for them or do something generous toward them.…

December 19th, 2011

Make someone’s day — leave a generous tip for your regular waitress or the barista at the coffee shop, give a warm greeting to the security guard in your office building, leave a thank-you note or treat for your letter/newspaper carrier, take out the trash before you are asked, or (fill in the blank).…

December 17th, 2011

Today, pray for patience as you wait; pray for solace amid life’s chaos.…

December 16th, 2011

Write down the words, love, compassion, patience, tolerance and forgiveness. Next to each of them, write one thing you can do today for yourself or others to express that qualities.…

December 15th, 2011

Read Phil Fox Rose’s column on “conscious gift shopping” and consider giving gifts that are handmade or from locally owned businesses.…

December 14th, 2011

Today, do something that gives you great joy.…

December 13th, 2011

Remember what matters this season — faith, family and friends. Call a friend or relative today and wish them a Happy Advent. And take a few minutes to read Busted Halo’s “Alternative Advent” blog by José Martinez!…

December 11th, 2011

Turn your talents into treasure. Today, think of something you’re good at and share that gift with someone.…

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