Catholic Writer's Retreat
Seal of Approval
Congratulations to our Q4 2018 Seal of Approval recipients:
- Mandy Lamb and the Full Moon, Corinna Turner
- Testing Liberty, Theresa Linden
- The Execution of Jesus Christ, Dr. Mark Kubala
- Be: The Journey of Rol, Ric Colegrove
- A Christmas Story with St. Joseph, Geri Guadagno
- Perilous Days, Kathyrn Swegart
- Secrets to Successful Financial Planning, Dan Gallagher
- A Printer's Choice, Bill Patenaude
From Our Blog
The CWG Prayer Chain Post is a weekly post for members to include their special intentions by adding a comment.
In those days, in their thirst for water, the people grumbled against Moses, saying, “Why did you ever make us leave Egypt? Was it just to have us die here of thirst with our children and our livestock?” So Moses cried out to the LORD, “What shall I do with this people? A little more and they will stone me!” The LORD answered Moses, “Go over there in front of the people, along with some of the elders of Israel, holding in your hand, as you go, the staff with which you struck the river. I will be standing there in front of you on the rock in Horeb. Strike the rock, and the water will flow from it for the people to drink.” This Moses did, in the presence of the elders of Israel. The place was called Massah and Meribah, because the Israelites quarreled there and tested the LORD, saying, “Is the LORD in our midst or not?”
The power of prayer and the power of people praying.
MARCH INTENTION PRAYER
For the Lord Yahweh says this: “Look, I myself shall take care of my flock and look after it. As a shepherd looks after his flock when he is with his scattered sheep, so shall I look after my sheep. I shall rescue them from wherever they have been scattered on the day of clouds and darkness. I shall bring them back from the peoples where they are; I shall gather them back from the countries and bring them back to their own land. I shall pasture them on the mountains of Israel, in the ravines and in all the inhabited parts of the country.”
Please leave a comment with your intention. If you have problems adding an intention, email it to Mike Hays at coachhays(at)gmail(dot)com and I will add it. God bless.
The CWG Prayer
Holy Family, guide our minds, our hearts, our hands, as we write, speak, illustrate – help our words to live in union with the Word.
Teach us discipline and skill to use the talents God gives us.
Give us also insight and courage to convey God's love through our craft, and humility to be open to His divine will, shaping our lives, in loving loyalty to His Church.
In Christ's name,