Posts tagged Fulton Sheen
Becoming: Beauty in Every Woman and in Every Man

Mary is our hope personified. She is captivating, full of grace. She is obedient, humbled to God’s will. She bears fruit, which is every woman’s desire--be it physical or spiritual fruit. She is joyful with a desire to do God’s will.

She is, as Fulton Sheen wrote, ‘what God wanted us all to be.’

We are in a constant state of becoming like Joseph and Mary—albeit in various ways—when we are open to God.

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Waiting for "Happily Ever After"

Waiting is the worst. For me “patience” is one of those cringey words, trumped by few others, save vulnerability, change, and humility.  But patience is definitely up there. I’m learning everyday to grow in patience while working as a nanny for two young children, but I have a current struggle with patience in waiting to get married.  In my case, Dylan and I have been dating for a little over 2 years (this time around). Some friends would say 6 years… Basically, it’s been a long time coming and I’m just ready for happily ever after!

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