Today I gave the gift of giving! I had plans to have lunch with my friend
Meg before our classes today and she had mentioned that she was having some trouble with her faith in God. She felt as if what she did didn't matter because the world is so large and she has been feeling insignificant and small. I had been carrying around the book 29 Gifts in my backpack at the time and pulled it out for her. I explained briefly what I've been doing for the past few days but encouraged her to read…
Today I didn't wake up with a mantra in mind. I woke up at 5 and went to the gym before class and then had class until 1 without much of a break to think! I headed over to our chapel on campus for Adoration afterwards. It started raining on my walk over and I got my umbrella out. I was walking near a girl who didn't seem to have an umbrella with her so I walked with her to share mine. That seemed like a fitting gift on this rainy day!
Today I give with consideration. I called my friend up because I knew she was struggling with a class that we took together. I suggested that we go to lunch so we can work on the homework together. I did my best to explain everything so that she could grasp the concepts and finish the homework on her own. Then when I was finished, I cleaned up her lunch for her so she could continue working on the homework and not be disrupted from her train of thought.
I still don't quite…Continue