Why bother? There must be more to life than just trudging along, anesthetized to the world of the me culture. In Joy of the Gospel, Pope Francis challenges us with the paradox that true joy and meaning come from accepting love and then giving it away. Moreover, this happens most intensely when we leave our comfort zones and cross borders of gender, race and class to encounter God on the margins. As teachers, catechists and ministers, we have the privilege of inspiring and forming the next generation of prophetic missionary disciples who will spark a true transformation of people, cultures and creation. "So, what are we waiting for?"
"Whenever We Encounter Another Person in Love, We Learn Something New About God."