Spiritual Growth

Spiritual Growth

Spiritual Growth: Abraham

Although Abraham is known as the father of faith, he had many weaknesses.  Throughout the story of Abraham’s life we learn that God can work through flawed and broken people. We also see Abraham’s faith growing strong even through some pretty tough situations and mistakes.  Don’t miss learning from Abraham’s life as Fr. Marc continues to teach on spiritual growth!

Spiritual Growth: John

Even the Apostles had areas where they needed to grow spiritually.  Fr. Marc teaches us how we can learn from their struggles and identify our own spiritual growth points.  In this fourth lesson from the series, Fr. Marc highlights John, “the disciple whom Jesus loved”.  John and James were the “Sons of Thunder” and both needed to learn servanthood. John was rebuked several times for his self-seeking and judgmental attitude.  What a different picture we see of this apostle later…

Spiritual Growth: James

Even the Apostles had areas where they needed to grow spiritually.  Fr. Marc teaches us how we can learn from their struggles and identify our own spiritual growth points.  In this third lesson from the series, Fr. Marc highlights one of the “Sons of Thunder,” James.  This apostle was a man’s man. He was bold, short tempered, and ambitious. James had to learn a servant’s heart.  Thankfully, God used these flawed men to do great things and he wants to…

Spiritual Growth: Thomas & Peter

Even the Apostles had areas where they needed to grow spiritually.  Fr. Marc teaches us how we can learn from their struggles and identify our own spiritual growth points.  In this first lesson from the series, Fr. Marc highlights Thomas with his doubt and Peter with his rash actions, self-preservation, and struggles with prejudice.  God helped both of these apostles recognize and overcome their weaknesses. Can you identify areas in your own life where you need to grow spiritually?