Highlights from the past

DO NOT REFUSE HIM  WHO IS SPEAKING

DO NOT REFUSE HIM WHO IS SPEAKING

By Sr. Ann Shields, SGL – I want to speak to you today as if I were your mother or grandmother. I want to prepare your hearts for the coming trials. Let’s begin by focusing on the Scripture which speaks of God’s unshakeable kingdom: See that you do not refuse him who is speaking. For […]

By September 28, 2015 0 Comments More Information →
Seek the Baptism of Fire

Seek the Baptism of Fire

By Father Michael Becker – How many of you push the snooze button regularly when the alarm goes off? Elijah (from the first Reading, Aug. 9, see pg. 2) is walking in the power of the Holy Spirit. He’s a prophet of fire who does amazing things. He controls the weather. He took on 450 […]

By September 1, 2015 0 Comments More Information →
To Praise is to Think Twice – Music and Charismatic Praise at the Service of the Church!

To Praise is to Think Twice – Music and Charismatic Praise at the Service of the Church!

By Justin Stroh In all prayer we are called to be open.   This openness comes to us from the beginning of our life. From the generous outpouring of grace at our baptism we receive all that is needed to experience and proclaim the love of Jesus Christ in body and soul. I believe this is […]

FREEDOM TO FOLLOW JESUS

FREEDOM TO FOLLOW JESUS

The CCRO Summer Conference is a presentation of the Unbound model, a Catholic approach to setting people free from the bondages of sin, unforgiveness, and woundedness, to have a deeper relationship with Jesus Christ. Developed by Neal Lozano, Unbound treats the whole person—psychological, emotional or spiritual—allowing that person to live the abundant life that Jesus […]

ST. FAUSTINA AND THE HOLY SPIRIT

ST. FAUSTINA AND THE HOLY SPIRIT

This article is used with permission from divinemercy.org After the Holy Spirit descended upon the apostles at Pentecost, they were not afraid. They were filled with holy boldness. The Catechism of the Catholic Church states: “Through His grace, the Holy Spirit is the first to awaken faith in us and to communicate to us the […]

Why I Believe in Jesus

Why I Believe in Jesus

By Colin LaVergne: I was raised in a home where there was no religious faith. Both my brothers are atheists, and my dad was until he died. My mom would never really talk about her beliefs. In college, I was led to the Lord and baptized in the Spirit. I had already made a commitment […]

A NEW PENTECOST STARTS WITH YOU

A NEW PENTECOST STARTS WITH YOU

As the Catholic Charismatic Renewal approaches its Jubilee year in 2017, the National Service Committee has designated this year as the Year of Unity. Deacon Dennis Chlebeck, the archdiocesan liaison to the charismatic renewal, spoke at our annual meeting in January. Here is an excerpt of his comments: “God really wants the Renewal to rise […]

By February 12, 2015 0 Comments More Information →

CALLED TO BE SALT AND LIGHT

In Mathew’s gospel (Ch. 5) Jesus teaches us in the Sermon on the Mount who is blessed in the Kingdom of God. He then tells us about the responsibility of those who are blessed: You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt has lost its taste, with what can it be seasoned? […]

A HOLY SPIRIT-FILLED CHRISTMAS

A HOLY SPIRIT-FILLED CHRISTMAS

It is important to recognize that the Holy Spirit was involved in every step of the Christmas story. This holiday season, pay closer attention to the Spirit’s work in the miracle of the Incarnation. Luke sheds a light on the work of the Holy Spirit in his gospel. His account of the birth of Jesus […]

By November 29, 2014 0 Comments More Information →
The Charism School & Miracle Healing Service

The Charism School & Miracle Healing Service

Concerned at what he had seen as a diminishing use of the charisms within the Catholic Charismatic Renewal in the West, Damian Stayne, founder of Cor et Lumen Christi, a small Roman Catholic lay community, launched a new program on how to grow in the charisms, which has proved very popular and effective with different groups around the world.

By September 9, 2014 0 Comments More Information →