Browsing the December 2016 archive of Weekly Reflections

Be thankful

Posted by Fr. Valentine Rebello on 12/21/16

One of the keys to happiness is to be like a kid on Christmas morning – Be thankful for the gifts of those around you and be optimistic and excited about the new gifts that are coming your way.

 Abundance will flow into our life when gratitude flows out ... Read More »

Crystal Ball

Posted by Fr. Valentine Rebello on 12/16/16

Crystal Ball   

Ever look for a sign from God?

We all do. But God doesn’t usually let us know in advance what His plan for us is.

We can’t see the future, BUT we can look at our past.

Look for the signs there. They may not jump ... Read More »

John sounds a little strange

Posted by Fr. Valentine Rebello on 12/06/16

John wore clothing made of camel’s hair and had a leather belt around his waist. His food was locusts and wild honey. Matthew 3:1-3

John the Baptist was Jesus’ cousin, the son of Zachariah and Elizabeth (who Mary visited and to whom the angel, Gabriel, appeared).

John sounds a ... Read More »

Does anyone care, God?

Posted by Fr. Valentine Rebello on 12/02/16

Does anyone care, God?

How can anyone hear without someone to preach? 

We all have a vocation. “Come after me, and I will make you fishers of men.”  We are called to be Christ to all we encounter in our daily lives by how we ‘see hear and act”. ... Read More »