Monthly Archives: August 2011

Washing of Feet: Story from a Retreatant

This story comes from Haley, a participant (and the keynote speaker!) from the first Denver LOL Retreat. Sunday night, when my two boys (ages 7 & 9) and I got home from a night time walk on the beach, their … Continue reading

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Pilgrimage: Reflection from a Retreatant

This reflection was written by Kathy, a participant in the first Denver LOL Retreat: In those days Mary arose and went with haste into the hill country, to a city of Judah, and she entered the house of Zechariah and … Continue reading

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Reflection: My Saul Moment

Today, I am thinking back on the experience that was the first Ladies of Our Lady retreat, just this past weekend, and I am in awe. It brings to mind a story from scripture: Now Saul, still breathing murderous threats … Continue reading

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Feast Day: St. Joan of the Cross

St. Joan of the Cross, canonized by Pope John Paul II in 1982, was not always saint-like. She was, in fact, a bit of a scrooge. She was born in 1666 in Anjou, France and worked for everything she had … Continue reading

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Make God Served

I gave this talk on the retreat.  It fit into Sunday’s theme of leaving the sheltered retreat setting and going out into the world, charged with a new dedication to life in the service of God. “God is Calling.  How … Continue reading

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