Open, O Lord, The Eyes Of All People

Posted by Father Gordon Miltenberger on

Open, O Lord, the eyes of all people to behold your gracious hand in all your works, so that, rejoicing in your whole creation, they may honor you with their substance, and be faithful stewards of your bounty.    Where does it all come from?  The outstanding record of nearly...

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Tags: blessings, environment, gratitude, stewardship, thankfulness

It Was a Quiet Morning

Posted by Father Gary Herbst on

“It was a quiet morning”, my sister told me. Her husband was home for President’s Day and she decided to walk and look out the front garage door of her suburban house.  And there it was: something that streaked across her view and down the edge of the concrete...

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Tags: blessings, opportunity

God Gives Us A Gift

Posted by Father Gary Herbst on

God gives us a gift.  What are we going to do with it?  He gives us the gift of a beautiful world and family and friends.  What do with that gift?  Do we squander each day willy-nilly, thinking that tomorrow will surely come. Or, do we take care of that gift and invest in...

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Tags: blessings, stewardship, thanksgiving, tithing, treasure