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Advent As A Time of Discernment–Connections Between Faith and Daily Life YouTube Series

This week in the Connections Between Faith and Daily Life YouTube series, Christina shares about how Advent is a time of discernment and how you can go about cultivating more hope, peace, joy and love in your daily life this Advent season and beyond. Watch Advent As A Time of Discernment May this video inspire, encourage and helps you TAKE ACTION during this Advent season so you may experience more hope, peace, joy and love throughout this Advent season and beyond in your daily life. Watch Advent As A Time of Discernment on YouTube, and make sure to subscribe to the Say […]

“Advent—Discerning How To Cultivate More Hope, Peace, Joy and Love in Your Daily Life”–Episode 42 Say Yes to Holiness Podcast

In the latest episode of the Say Yes to Holiness podcast, Christina shares Food for the Head, Heart, Hands and Feet that will help you discern how to cultivate more hope, peace, joy and love in your daily life this Advent season and beyond. Listen to Episode 42–“Advent–Discerning How To Cultivate More Hope, Peace, Joy and Love in Your Daily Life” I hope this podcast encourages and helps you take action in your life to experience more hope, peace, joy and love, and inspires you to keep doing WHATEVER IT TAKES as you keep striving for holiness. Listen to  Episode 42–“Advent–Discerning […]

“Most Important Thing is Relationships and Fostering the Faith of Others–Interview with Anne DeSantis on Say Yes to Holiness Podcast

Anne DeSantis is the director of the St. Raymond Nonnatus Foundation for Freedom, Family, and Faith. She has been in the position of director for the foundation since January 2018, and she started working for the foundation is 2017.  She is honored to represent the Mercedarian family to help those in crisis situations and to spread the love of Christ to all she encounters. As a child of divorce, Anne’s perspective comes through her experience as an adult child of divorce.  She offers continued prayers for all those she encounters who have been affected by divorce and separation. This has motivated her in […]

“Staying the Course in the Midst of Setbacks, Unexpected Dealys and Challenges”–Episode 41 Say Yes to Holiness Podcast

In the latest episode of the Say Yes to Holiness podcast, I share Food for the Head, Heart, Hands and Feet that focuses upon how we might be able to persevere in the midst of all of the different setbacks, unexpected delays and challenges that we experience in the midst of daily life. Listen to Episode 41–Staying the Course In The Midst of Setbacks, Unexpected Delays and Challenges I hope this podcast encourages and helps you continue to grow in your understanding of the depth of God’s love for you, and inspires you to keep doing WHATEVER IT TAKES to […]

4 Hacks to Living a Happier Life Immediately–Upcoming Catholic Mental Health Conference Talk

Wanted to share about an upcoming online opportunity, ‘The Catholic Mental Health Conference!’ that is going to be on the SmartCatholics platform. SmartCatholics is bringing a variety of speakers together to explore how we can live lives holistically, and share simple tips in modern psychology – tips to help faithful Catholics live happier, more exciting lives – now! The event lasts 2 days, from November 21-22. But the best part is, is that it is more than an online event. It’s a community that will grow. In fact, I have a group that is part of the SmartCatholics community, too! […]

Becoming Images of God’s Love and Mercy–God Is Mercy Conference

I’m joining SmartCatholics to bring a variety of speakers together to grow in our understanding of God’s Mercy. The event lasts 2 days, from November 28-29. And the best part is, it’s more than an online event. It’s a community that will grow. So come join me and dozens of other amazing Catholic speakers. You’ll be able to watch a selection of videos for free.  To get access, register for free at: smartcatholics.com:  The topic I’ll be speaking about is “Becoming Images of God’s Love and Mercy” where I share why and how you can become an image of God’s love […]

Direct Order from Saint Pope John Paul II Results in Decades of Books and Work for Monica McConkey—Say Yes to Holiness Podcast 1 on 1 Conversation

Monica McConkey and I have been crossing paths for the last five years–even though we weren’t aware of it until about a year ago! But God finally gave us occasion to connect, and the result has been a great joy as we have each discovered many common interests–both of us are wives, moms and authors, and we also each have the desire to serve God as best we can in the vineyard. For Monica, in addition to being wife and mom of 5 kids, she is also a designer, an architecture school survivor, and a crafter. She and her husband […]

Needing Some More Hope, Peace and Joy?

Are you needing some more hope, peace and joy? Then don’t forget to come to the “Preparing for an Advent Full of Hope, Peace and Joy” Min-Prayer Workshop, TOMORROW morning (Saturday) from 8:30-10am Central Time. You can register here This mini-prayer workshop is designed to be an opportunity for you to listen, learn, reflect, and then intentionally prepare for the upcoming Advent season by pausing to listen for God’s desires for you at this moment of your life, learn what you can do to experience God’s presence each day, and then assist you in developing a plan to help you […]

“Judgement, Unworthiness and Mercy”—Episode 40 Say Yes to Holiness Podcast

Been quite a week! In the latest episode of the Say Yes to Holiness podcast, I share Food for the Head, Heart, Hands and Feet in light of the liturgical calendar and current events. Listen to Episode 40-“Judgement, Unworthiness and Mercy I hope this podcast encourages and helps you continue to grow in your understanding of the depth of God’s love for you, and inspires you to keep doing WHATEVER IT TAKES to continue to strive for holiness. Listen to Episode 40-“Judgement, Unworthiness and Mercy” At the end of the podcast, I mention my upcoming workshop. If you are interested, […]

On the Edge of Sanity While Moving Towards Sanctity–Episode 39 Say Yes to Holiness Podcast

Well, I think it says a LOT about the last week in that I neglected to share this week’s podcast earlier in the week. Even so, the thoughts and conversation are still VERY applicable, especially in the aftermath of the national election here in the United States. So, here is the latest Say Yes to Holiness podcast—Episode 39–On The Edge of Sanity While Moving Towards Sanctity In this episode, I am sharing Food for the Head, Heart, Hands and Feet that helps you have the clarity and focus you need so you are able to continue moving towards holiness–even in […]