Catholic Sistas » perspective from the neck

Masthead header

Category Archives: Offering your suffering

When Healing Hurts How I Almost Lost My Faith

When Healing Hurts: How I Almost Lost My Faith.

by: Sarah BaileyI rejoice in a God who loves me. God humbles and challenges me through unanswered prayers for miraculous healing. YetRead more »

Offer It Up

Offer It Up! The Sanctification of Suffering

by: Sarah AntonioThis Lent, it’s not too late to choose to offer some small, painful sacrifice to Christ. Unite it to His PassionRead more »

Suffering in Running Brings us Closer to Christ

Suffering in Running Brings us Closer to Christ

by: RandiChrist had a passionate journey that ultimately led to the world’s salvation. Sit with that for a minute. About RandiRandi is aRead more »

Unless He's Addicted

…Unless He’s Addicted

by: guestI yelled at God. I prayed that he let me die. Then I prayed that he make my husband die. God clearly did not want my husband toRead more »

JOURNEY-Finding Faith in Running | www.catholicsistas.com

JOURNEY: A Series about Finding Faith in Running

by: RandiAnd much like our faith journeys, running is a journey; a journey of self-awareness, self-discovery, and self-love. And when weRead more »

RELATABLE-LoveActually

Relatable: Love, Actually – A 2019 Catholic Sistas Series about Marriage

by: Martina KreitzerWhat about the Catholic who still believes in the sanctity of marriage, including its permanence? Is it even possibleRead more »

TheDamagingEffectsofMakingExcuses

The Damaging Effects of Making Excuses

by: Martina KreitzerWas it coincidental that it came about when I decided to pray a 54 day novena to St. Joseph? Was it that God knew myRead more »

DotheThingYouHatefortheHolySoulsinPurgatory

Do the Thing You Hate for the Holy Souls in Purgatory

by: Martina KreitzerLike, if you EVER – and I mean E-VAH – saw me doing this, you should probably look for the four horsemenRead more »

Working Through Work-Ups

“Tell me again why we’re doing this.” is what I wanted to say as my husband grabbed his last bag before giving me a kiss and heading outRead more »

What I Learned in the Walmart Parking Lot

Life weighed heavy on me: the loss of employment and relationships and financial difficulties that go with it; a son’s medical issues andRead more »

Prayer Spotlight: Litany of Patience

Image Credit: https://pixabay.com/en/watch-timepiece-woman-wearing-828848/   The Litany of Patience has been one of my  favouriteRead more »

10 Great Ways to Make Your Priest's Father's Day ROCK!

10 Great Ways to Make Your Priest’s Father’s Day ROCK!

by: Martina KreitzerThey definitely need all the prayers we can send their way! When I had an emergency appendectomy, both Father Dean andRead more »

Hello, Depression, My Old Friend

Hello Depression, My Old Friend…

Welcome to this installment in the series REAL AND RAW – SOUL-STIRRING STORIES, a series focused on taking a candid look at theRead more »

The Missing Component of the #MeToo Movement

The Missing Component of the #MeToo Movement

by: Anni HarryAnger, one of the many emotions we may feel on a daily basis, can be used as a tool. It can be a catalyst for change. InRead more »

Happy Valentines Ash Wednesday

Happy Valentine’s Day Ash Wednesday

Welcome to the first installment in the series Real and Raw – Soul-Stirring Stories, a series focused on taking a candid lookRead more »