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Stress Busters: When it’s hard to Pray

The Holy Eucharist, the five decades of the rosary and an hour before the blessed sacrament give us the strength to face the day. But while all of us aspire to be perfect in these spiritual disciplines, there are always times when it’s hard to really kneel down and focus on the beads of the rosary or the daily readings.

Sounds familiar? To me it does. It was at times like this that I came up with the six stress busters that one can use when prayer is hard. Continue reading

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Prayer Warriors – Pray for India

Have you ever felt the calling to be an intercessor?

Some may say yes while others may wonder, “What does an intercessor actually do“? Well, an intercessor stands in the gap for another person, seeking mercy instead of judgment, life over death; they plead with God for the sake of others. Intercession involves taking hold of God’s will and refusing to let go until His will comes to pass. Continue reading

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Successful Christian

Success seems to be the process of going from failure to failure without the loss of enthusiasm.

– This famous quote by Winston Churchill has often been of great help when I have hit lows in my life. Everyone wants to be successful and this trend of thought is seen around in the world we live. This is seen by the choices made by people in their families, work, careers and lifestyle, but after giving it lots of thought and little bit of reading I have come up with a list of things one can do to be a Successful Christian. Continue reading

The Need of Prayer for Elections

As elections are round the corner, there is a constant worry about what the outcome of the coming is going to be. Whether the Government that will be formed will be conducive to us Christians, or whether it will be one that will bring persecution for us. The truth of the matter is that the coming Government may not be the deciding factor that puts an end to the atrocities that Christians face. In fact, there may be many more challenges that may only spur up. So all we can do is surrender to our ever loving God and pray that the journey be smooth. Continue reading