For Advent this year I am reading "When Faith Feels Fragile" by Rev. R. Scott Hurd. His book, "Forgiveness: The Catholic Approach" has been an instrumental part of the women's retreats I offer on that topic. When Faith Feels Fragile is his new book- and was just released - and I've been so eager to dive in!! I love his easy to read, right to the core, teaching of the faith. This book is organized into 40 short chapters, making it a perfect companion for Advent/Christmas as well as Lent.
Chapter One, was so thought provoking, my hand-written journal entry was almost as long as the chapter. Here are the abridged version of my thoughts:
Impediments to developing or maintaining a stronger faith: