Days of Advent, Prayers, Reflections, Seasons

2018 Advent Daily Meditations …

Christmas, my child, is love in action … when you love someone, you give to them as God gives to us. The greatest gift He ever gave was the Person of His Son, sent to us in human form so that we might know what God the Father is really like! Every time we love,… Continue reading 2018 Advent Daily Meditations …

Prayers, Reflections

I Said A Prayer For You …

I just want to express my sincere gratitude to all those the contributed to making this website ad-free! WordPress advertisements were becoming increasingly intrusive and I am not currently in a position to be able to pay for an account upgrade. I am deeply grateful to all those who made the contributions which have now allowed… Continue reading I Said A Prayer For You …

Days of Advent, Reflections, Seasons

Advent Meditations: Preparing for Christmas 2018 …

Advent Daily Meditations are back on In Silence Waits in 2018.  I will be posting a short daily meditation starting on December 1.  I look forward to sharing my advent journey with you again this year. I have received a few comments regarding the increasingly intrusive advertisements that WordPress has been posting on this site. At… Continue reading Advent Meditations: Preparing for Christmas 2018 …

Quotes, Reflections, Seasons

Keeping Advent Simple …

Advent is a time of preparation for the celebration of Christmas. The term is an anglicized version of the Latin word adventus, meaning "coming".  It begins four Sundays before Christmas and ends on Christmas Eve, thus there is some variation in its length. Advent is traditionally a season of expectation and hope.  And yet, it often… Continue reading Keeping Advent Simple …

Paris-Chartres 2015, Reflections

Paris-Chartres Pilgrimage 2015 …

Greetings, I have some exciting news.  When I began this blog almost five years ago, I intended for it to be an archive of things that I found to be inspiring on my faith journey through life. The result is a wonderful chronicle of my soul's exploration and discovery — and history of my own seeking journey and growing through life. It… Continue reading Paris-Chartres Pilgrimage 2015 …

Media, Prayers, Reflections

Spiritual Tools for Your iPhone, iPad, Android or Blackberry …

I find that mobile devices are playing an increasingly important role in our lives (some more than others).  Our mobile devices are quickly becoming the way that more and more of us stay connected to the world - to friends/family - and to the things that are important to us.  They have become our contant companions on our journey through life and we have come to depend on… Continue reading Spiritual Tools for Your iPhone, iPad, Android or Blackberry …

Media, Quotes, Reflections

12 Things I Wish I Knew at 25 …

The New Year is a time of reflection and resolutions.  It is a time when many of us commit to implementing positive changes into our lives striving for self-improvement.  The hope is at the end of the year that perhaps we may come out happier, wiser or in some way better than when we started.  Usually,… Continue reading 12 Things I Wish I Knew at 25 …

Media, Reflections, Vocations

Story About A Film – Vocation Sunday

An inspiring story aired on BBC World Service - Outlook  this week.   It was about a film that was made about the Carmelite Monastery of the Most Holy Trinity - a silent order of religious sisters that are located in the busy Notting Hill area of London.  The film's title is No Greater Love by Michael Whyte. I was particularly struck… Continue reading Story About A Film – Vocation Sunday