If you’ve ever known someone who often feels down, we have a unique remedy they might want to try!
People who need us may be powerless in the eyes of the world, but they have the power of love. The path of love and service brings us close to Jesus. That is the real power we are called to, especially during this Lenten season.
The power of love you receive through service is healing. Talk with your family about how you are called to serve others, especially one another! Is there an opportunity where your entire family can serve together? Reflect on how serving others invites you to encounter the power of love.
My friends, “Find people in need. Then do something to help. Immerse yourself in the lives of others.” May God bless you and your family for the way you serve others.
Father Pinto Paul C.S.C., ordained a priest in the Congregation of Holy Cross in 1999, worked with tribal populations in northeast India as a missionary for ten years. In 2010 he came to the US for further studies. While working as a campus minister at Stonehill College, he assisted pastors in local parishes, led seminars and workshops for teachers and students in the US and earned a master’s degree in Educational Administration from Boston College and a Ph.D. in Educational Leadership from Lesley University, Cambridge. He is currently working as the International Director of the Boston-based Holy Cross Family Ministries with missions in 17 countries.