Jesus said to his disciples: “I have come to set the earth on fire, and how I wish it were already blazing!
During the meeting we will explore with men how to blaze yet do not burn up.
Readings for the meeting:
Luke 12:22-34; Mark 10:46-52; Corinthians 9:6-10
Is it a shame for a men to pray?
Does prayer change something in our relationship with God?
Last time we shared experience of relationship with Jesus in our life. During our last meeting before Christmas we want to go deeper in practice of prayer.
Dr. Phillip Chavez combines over 25 years of pastoral ministry and study behind his ground-breaking work in men’s spirituality. He has been an international speaker in men’s development for several years, and has a doctorate from the University of the Holy Cross in Rome.
Dr. Chavez is the founder and president of Men’s Spirituality, International, an organization committed to teaching core truths about manliness in order that men can make solid progress in life, work, faith, and in all their relationships. His work can be found at www.MenSpirituality.com.
How can you come to know Jesus?
In what ways are you holding back from Him?
Last time we shared experience of Living God. This Monday we want to go deeper in relationship with Jesus, as Our Lord and King.
Please read before meeting: John 5:19-24, 6:35-40, 10:25-30; Ephesians 2:19-21; Colossians 1:15-20. Catechism: 161; 425; 448-450; 669
St. Joseph, help me to be like you.
Help me to be obedient to the teachings of the Church and faithful to God’s commands.
Help me to patiently endure my cross each day.
Let me be a model of holiness and a pillar of virtue.
I solemnly promise to embrace God’s will and I accept the challenge to work tirelessly for my family’s salvation.
Be my guide and companion on this journey.
St. Joseph, Terror of demons, pray for us.