Cultivating Joy

Jacob had just come away from a Christ Renews His Parish retreat, and he felt amazing! Over the weekend, he and other men opened up to each other in a way he had never done before. Jacob felt closer to God, too. His mood soared for several weeks, and he felt like he finally hadContinue reading “Cultivating Joy”

Finding Joy

I experienced an amazing period of joy and peace after a conversion experience as a senior in high school (you can read about it here). Over time, the elation and contentment I felt began to diminish as I slogged through the stuff of daily living. Now, years later, and after having persevered through periods ofContinue reading “Finding Joy”