The Useless Rock

If we could do the things we dream of, what would those things be? Whatever that might be, it requires effort and a plan. Sloth is the fiercest enemy of a dream, but it can be defeated. Can we see the beauty of a big, useless rock? Actually, no, we cannot. Not with our current eyes, but with those of the heart. A rock can turn into a beautiful masterpiece, Michelangelo saw that. Jesus also saw it in a rock hence the Church was founded upon it, although it was not easy. are to be that rock as well, it will not be easy as well; but we can count on the grace of the Lord who will provide. We have to endure and suffer the sculpting of our hearts as Jesus is the Chisel, though it might hurt, it is moved by his Love. We can be that plan if we just let him work, we need to allow him to remove the slothfulness of our hearts and become diligent to be His masterpiece.


#Trust #Rock #Chinsel #Share

Recent Posts

See All

Living the gospel

Robert Cardinal Sarah writes in an article that the mission of religious communities and I include here the Confraternity of Penitents as a Lay Religious Organization, is to live out with fid

Created for a time like this.

In an article in the Advocate Josh Johnson has a first hand perspective on being black. He is also a Priest and a son of a cop. In his experience he has been through it all. Read what he has to say

A Time to Die

Nicholas Diat wrote a beautiful book about how monks die, their struggles, faith, piece, humanity, and fears. Death should always be something a penitent bears in mind, because we are all heading towa

  • facebook-square

Confraternity of Penitents

1702 Lumbard Street

 Fort Wayne IN USA 46803 

260-739-6882

copenitents@yahoo.com 

 

May God bless you and give you joy!