Bring Healing to Your Wounded Friendships

Conversations can be difficult with those who disagree with our viewpoints. Sometimes these turn into painful discussions, because each party comes together with different life experiences. Most of us defend, deflect, or distract ourselves when we are triggered by something hurtful coming from another. In any conflict, we can aim to diffuse instead. We are […] Source: Bring Healing to Your Wounded...

Four Things the Feast of the Visitation Teaches Us About Friendship

  I love everything about the Feast of the Visitation: the graciousness of Mary going in haste to celebrate the joy of the Annunciation with her cousin Elizabeth; the gift of friendship as St. Elizabeth encourages Mary in her role as Mother of God and Mary assists Elizabeth in her final months of pregnancy. One of […] Source: Four Things the Feast of the Visitation Teaches Us About...