Ponder:What would I have to surrender to be a true friend and follower of Jesus?
Pray:Almighty Father, help me to know that my love for You must run deeper than feelings. Guide my thoughts to reason clearly how to love You and my neighbor well.
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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.