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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 […]

What Return Will We Make To The Lord?–Connections Between Faith and Daily Life YouTube Series

This week in the latest addition to the Connections Between Faith and Daily Life YouTube series, I focus upon how we might go about making a return to the Lord by being intentional about how we prepare for, ad celebrate the upcoming Advent season in light of journeying towards holiness. Watch What Return Will We Make to the Lord? I hope this video inspires, encourages and helps you to prepare more intentionally for the Advent season so you may receive the gifts God desires to give you this coming Christmas using the tips I share in this video. Watch What Return […]

Are You Robbing Yourself of the Life You Desire?–Connections Between Faith and Life YouTube Series

This week in the latest addition to the Connections Between Faith and Daily Life YouTube series, I speak about how we tend to speak lies to ourselves which ultimately rob us of the very life that we desire. I sepak directly to those lies so you identify them in your own life and set them aside as you continue the journey towards holiness. Watch Are You Robbing Yourself of the Life You Desire? I hope this video inspires, encourages and helps you move you through whatever you may be currently experiencing, as well as allow you to focus upon setting […]

“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, […]

Feeling Anxious? Angry? Stuck? Then Do These Three Things

In the week since election day, the range of emotions that everyone has been through have been intense, but it’s not a good place to stay. Therefore, in this latest addition to the Connections Between Faith and Daily Life YouTube series, I share three things that can help you as you continue the journey towards holiness. Watch–Feeling Anxious? Angry? Stuck? Then Do These Three Things I hope this video inspires, encourages and helps you move you through whatever you may be currently experiencing, as well as allow you to focus upon the three things that I share here in this […]

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 […]

BE-ing About The One Thing That Matters In The Midst of Chaos–Connections Between Faith and Life YouTube Video Series

Here is the latest addition to the Connections Between Faith and Daily Life series on the Say Yes to Holiness YouTube channel. On this election day, I believe that it is even MORE important than ever for each one of us to strive to live out the essence of the Beatitudes, the Sermon on the Mount, the essence of which is the message that we are to be transformed. Transformed into what you might ask? LOVE. I don’t think that there is ANY coincidence that the Beatitudes were our Gospel from this past Sunday. I hope this video helps inspire, […]

My Talk for Modern Saints Conference is Now Live!

Greetings! I am SUPER excited because my talk, entitled, ‘Seven Characteristics All Saints Have (And You Can Too!)’ is now live for you to watch as part of the Modern Saints: Missions from God Online Conference. Please go watch it, and then reach out and tell me what you think either here on my blog, or on the Say Yes to Holiness FB page. And when you go to the link above where my talk is, you can ALSO watch 9 more videos from the conference for free.  In fact, you can watch everything for free when you join the […]