Pray every day

jul 31 2021

July 31 morning

1965 have prayed

With Jesus in the morning

I thank the Lord for this new day where we celebrate St. Ignatius of Loyola, founder of the Society of Jesus. “In the same way, everyone of you who does not renounce all his possessions cannot be my disciple” (Lk 14:33). THe Lord encountered St. Ignatius in his limits, in a wound that would cost him all he wanted in life. Through that, the Lord made him strong and called him to a conversion that changed his course. Do I talk to the Lord about my personal limits? Do I have enough trust to renounce the things that keep me secure? “May everything be for your greater honor and glory.” Our Father…

July 31 morning

July 31 afternoon

1059 have prayed

With Jesus during the day

St. Ignatius of Loyola invites us to discover the real presnece of the Lord through everything in our lives. People, things, and each situation is a gift of God’s love. The Lord’s love is real and incarnate through all the circumstances of our lives. Today, I will take time to contemplate this in silence. Looking, listening, and enjoying all the things I have received from the Lord. I only retain enough to offer myself as a gift for all those around me.

July 31 afternoon

July 31 night

1044 have prayed

With Jesus in the night

Be thankful for this day that is coming to a close. Calm your mind and become calm on the inside. Are there any special graces that you received today? Be thankful for them. Everything in creation, including you, is an expression of God’s love. Are you aware of that love during the day? Do you stop to savor it? Do you express that love in good humor with loving, welcoming, joyful, service-filled actions? Make note of the things that stick out to you and resolve to grow in love tomorrow. Hail Mary…

July 31 night