Sabbath dinner

We are not Islands

A common trick our mind plays on us involves the use of negative thoughts. Hopelessness, loneliness, low self esteem, helplessness… we know this game, for most of us have experienced low points in our lives. I usually refer t...
by Nydia O Tapia - Gonzales
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Boat ride in Galilee

A New Shore

This past December the privilege of visiting towns on the banks of the sea of Galilee was bestowed upon me by some amazing miracle. This was a time of meditation and healing not to mention a new beginning. Plenty of emotions an...
by Nydia O Tapia - Gonzales
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garage-sale

Thoughts before a Yard Sale

I guess it has to do with growing older, but recently there is a bible verse that resonates every time i think of organizing a yard sale or selling my clothes online or at a consignment shop. New American Standard Bible  ̵...
by Nydia O Tapia - Gonzales
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risen

How the Movie Risen Shook my Thoughts

Last night after dinner my husband and I headed to the movie theater to watch the new movie Risen. My recent work schedule has kept me away from TV, so news of its production did not reach my radar. It was a nice surprise espec...
by Nydia O Tapia - Gonzales
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St. Joseph Catholic Church in Edinburg

Why Consider not Leaving Mass Early

“Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, that there may be food in my house. Test me in this,” says the Lord Almighty, “and see if I will not throw open the floodgates of heaven and pour out so much blessing that there...
by Nydia O Tapia - Gonzales
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