A Friday Flashback from a special week on A Seeking Heart, when I featured Dawn Eden's newest book, Remembering God's Mercy, from Ave Maria Press. Like most of the books, I am blessed to receive each month, I had no idea what to expect. In fact, knowing her awesome reputation, I did something I rarely do - sought an interview with her before even reading a word! THIS is when I become even MORE keenly aware of the Holy Spirit's working in the world - and in particular my own life. The Holy Spirit did not let me down, as the LORD said through Dawn's writing and in our amazing interview - exactly what I NEEDED to hear!
Mainly, whether discerning if I am trying to draw near to God and what HE wills, or if I am still trying to draw HIM TO me and my will? Do I love God for being God, or for what HE does for me? Guess which one I discovered it was?? It was a subtle, but poignant, distinction as I discovered as I read Dawn's recounting of St. Peter Faber's reflections in the “Memoriales”.
Come close to God, and
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is a Catholic speaker, blogger, podcaster and writer. She believes that the Grace of God received through Prayer, Sacrament, and Scripture is the easiest and best way to grow in our faith.
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