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‘Only One’ Shelter Offers Guests God’s Love

Written on February 23, 2018 by Renewal Ministries Staff

Renewal Ministries’ Missions Administrator Kathleen Kittle recently served on mission in Hungary. You can read the full report here. During her time in Hungary, Kathleen spent a day with Country Coordinator Deacon Zoli Kunszabo’s wife, Panni, shown above at the Only One homeless day shelter. Below, Panni shares more about the Only One shelter, the mission […]

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Prayer: Why & How

Written on February 16, 2018 by Sister Ann Shields

The following is a letter from Sr. Ann Shields to members of Friends of Food for the Journey that we felt was important to share more broadly. If you would like to learn more about Friends of Food for the Journey, click here. Have you been giving God some substantial time every day? If this has been […]

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The Fruit of Fasting

Written on February 9, 2018 by Ralph Martin

All of us are praying for people—for healing, for conversion, for a good job, for a good marriage, for financial provision, and many other intentions as well! In my own life, I’ve often noticed an acceleration in answered prayer for specific intentions when I’ve added fasting to my prayer. It is something that the early […]

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Live Lent Different

Live Lent Differently

Written on February 2, 2018 by Sister Ann Shields

Too often, we associate Lent with negative images that involve, in different ways, giving up something. Meanwhile, most of us have a hard time wanting to give up anything. I encourage you to live this Lent in a manner that may be different than what you have done before: Take the first two weeks of […]

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Guide to Personal Prayer

Guide to Personal Prayer

Written on January 26, 2018 by Ralph Martin

Many spiritual writers, including the saints, offer suggestions concerning methods on prayer. Francis de Sales, very much influenced by his own experience of St. Ignatius’s Spiritual Exercises, offers some suggested structures and formats for the practice of meditation and prayer. He suggests six steps as a guide to moving through a time of prayer. Place […]

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