This is what I've always wanted church to be. I thought it was going to be gone and was so disappointed in the Catholic church. Pope Francis has brought it back to me. Our local priest have so much to learn from this humble and loving man.
I wear this medal of mary, which was my fathers who always carried in his pocket. When he passed my sisters an I divided an made into neclaces. Never knew the meaning: The Story & Symbolism of the Miraculous Medal - Good to know
"This is Christian hope: that the future is in God's hands. In running the race of faith, we need to keep our eyes on our prize: eternal salvation and glory in Jesus Christ. This is known as the virtue of hope.