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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 […]

“Becoming the Miracle You Had”–Interview with Marek Rudak on Say Yes to Holiness Podcast

Marek Rudak was born and grew up in communist Poland. He lost his dad at a young age. When he was fourteen, his mom remarried, and Marek moved to California. He came to feel like he was the fifth wheel in his new family. This led him toward a desire to control others by focusing on earning his worth through personal accomplishments. Marek graduated in the top 10% of his class at West Point and became a Ranger in the 82nd Airborne Division, where he deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan. After receiving an honorable discharge from the Army, Marek went […]

“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! […]

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 […]

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 […]

“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, […]