The Long Run

Thank you, every woman, for the simple fact of being a woman! Through the insight which is so much a part of your womanhood you enrich the world's understanding and help to make human relations more honest and authentic.

-St. John Paul II

There is this moment in every race I have run, always early on, where I think, what was I thinking!?

"The Lord measures out perfection neither by the multitude nor the magnitude of our deeds, but by the manner in which we perform them."

-St John of the Cross

True humility lies not in thinking less of ourselves, but in thinking of ourselves less.

-CS Lewis

What tugs at me for that brief moment, though, is the fear of stepping through the threshold of what is and what may be.

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It may be incomplete, but it is a beginning, a step along the way, an

opportunity for the Lord's grace to enter and do the rest.

-Attributed to Archbishop Oscar Romero

"Just going to church doesn't make you a Christian any more than standing in your garage makes you a car"

-G.K. Chesterton, The Twelve Types

"To reform, every day a little. This has to be your constant task if you really want to become a saint."

-Josemaría Escrivá

Turns out, there was room the whole time.

"Faith is the realization of what is hoped for and evidence of things not seen."

Hebrews 11:1

The big day is coming - what are we doing to get ready?

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