Pondering "Striving vs. Abiding."

Pondering "Striving vs. Abiding."

On a recent episode of the podcast Abiding Together titled “Striving vs. Abiding,” the three hosts discuss Jesus’ invitation to his disciples to abide in his love.  The hosts contrast “abiding”—which means to dwell or to remain stable and rooted in the Lord—with “striving”—which implies the struggle or opposition that arises out of anxiety, perfectionism, or the need for control. 

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Welcome to The Daughters of Mary

Welcome to The Daughters of Mary

Our community sprang to life in 2014.  Initially, the group consisted of a few women in central California coming together monthly to discuss spiritual reading.  That small group blossomed into over seventy women gathering to make a consecration to Jesus through Mary using 33 Days to Morning Glory by Fr. Michael Gaitley.  On May 31, 2015, the Feast of The Visitation, women of different ages and seasons of life, all dressed in blue to honor Our Lady, surrounded the altar of a local church and recited their consecration prayer.  The Daughters of Mary was born.

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