Ponder:What are my crosses that are being borne, and do I carry them in such a way so as to reveal God’s love?
Pray:Lord, as I age help me to wear my burdens of decline as a small badge bearing witness of being one step closer to home.
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Margaret Rose Realy, Obl. OSB lives an eremitic life and is the author of Cultivating God’s Garden through Lent, A Garden of Visible Prayer: Creating a Personal Sacred Space One Step at a Time, 2nd Edition, and A Catholic Gardener’s Spiritual Almanac. A freelance writer with a Benedictine spirituality, Margaret has a master’s degree in communications and is a Certified Greenhouse Grower, Advanced Master Gardener, liturgical garden consultant, and workshop/retreat leader.