Do you not know that your body is a temple of the holy Spirit within you, whom you have from God, and that you are not your own? For you have been purchased at a price. Therefore glorify God in your body. 1 Corinthians 6:19-20 “You are the temple of the Lord,” says God’s … [Read more...]
Posts from Ellen
Being born and raised in Hawaii, it was a shock to my system when the Lord called me to live in the desert of New Mexico. I visited The Lord's Ranch in Vado as part of a 3 week college mission trip. God spoke very clearly to me during the first week of it that He wanted me to stay put. So I never left. And that was over 30 years ago. One of my greatest joys is to help people come closer to God and to experience in a real and personal way how much He loves them.
I was having lunch with a friend, and she shared with me an experience she recently had. There was a trampoline set up where children could put on a harness that was attached to bungee cords. This allowed the person to jump higher and do flips without worrying about falling … [Read more...]
I call it consolation when some interior movement is caused in the soul, through which the soul comes to be inflamed with love of its Creator and Lord… Likewise when it sheds tears that move to love of its Lord, whether out of sorrow for one’s sins or for the passion of Christ … [Read more...]
So teach us to count our days that we may gain a wise heart. Psalm 90:12 We have been keeping vigil over the last few weeks at the side of a friend who is slowly dying after a long illness. She has slipped into a coma and the time is drawing near for her to cross over to the … [Read more...]
"Rules to aid us toward perceiving and then understanding... the various movements in the soul: the good movements that they may be received, and the bad that they may be rejected." Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola, #313 Continuation of a series of talks I give … [Read more...]