Enkindle 52 – 05.09.21 – This is the Way

In this reflection for the 6th Sunday of Easter, Kristen Fisher shows us that Love is so central to EVERYTHING that we find that word, LOVE, 19 times in the readings and acclamation for this Sunday.

Details

Enkindle 51 – 05.02.21 – Connected

Colin and Aimee MacIver reflect on the vine and the branches and how we are connected and sometimes pruned by, Jesus and what he says to us.

Details

Enkindle 50 – 04.25.2021 – The More Than Good Shepherd

In this reflection for the 4th Sunday of Easter, Fr. Erik Arnold shows us that Jesus is not just simply "good", but also noble, admirable, praise-worthy, and heroic, and that we can come to know just how amazing his love is for us by speaking to him from our hearts in prayer.

Details

Enkindle 49 – 04.18.2021 – Open Our Eyes

In this reflection for the 3rd Sunday of Easter, Kristen Fisher shows us that the readings this week challenge us to recognize Jesus when he shows up in our real lives, and when we do, recognizing Him fills us with joy.

Details

Enkindle 48 – 04.11.2021 – Divine Mercy

In this reflection for Divine Mercy Sunday, Colin MacIver of Ascension Press encourages us to look at the wounds of the resurrected Christ and remember that the mercy of Christ radiates from those wounds to the entire Church. SHOW LINKS Readings for the Second Sunday of Easter, 2021 Featuring Aimee and Colin MacIver + EPISODES...

Details

Enkindle Lenten Series – 7 – All For You

In this final reflection in our family Lenten Series for 2021, Kristen Fisher reminds us that Jesus CHOSE to suffer and die for each of us, so what we might join him in eternity and have him dwell in our hearts today.

Details

Enkindle 47 – 04.04.21 – Easter People

In this family scripture reflection for Easter Sunday 2021, Kristen Fisher reminds us that Jesus is victorious over death and shares that victory with us, giving us the hope we need to live our lives in joy and in confidence of His power in our lives.

Details

Enkindle Lenten Series – 6 – Letting Go of Sin

Part 6 of our family Lenten Series for 2021, Kristen Fisher shows that sin is like a disease and can even make the other good parts of heart dirty. Jesus calls us to let go of those sins and seek renewal in his forgiveness.

Details

Enkindle 46 – 03.28.21 – Love on Purpose

In this family scripture reflection for Palm Sunday, 2021, Fr. Erik Arnold encourages us to love like Jesus did: on purpose, even when we don't feel like it, and even without any support.

Details

Enkindle Lenten Series – 5 – Giving Generously

Part 5 of our family Lenten Series for 2021, Kristen Fisher shows how we can respond to and participate in God's goodness by giving generously.

Details

Enkindle 45 – 03.21.2021 – Groaning is Growing

In this family scripture reflection for the Fourth Sunday of Lent, 2021, Sister Tracey Dugas of the Daughters of St. Paul shows us that every time we groan, we have an opportunity to grow in holiness. Looking for the presence of Jesus during the hard moments allows us to recognize that Jesus is with us,...

Details

Enkindle Lenten Series – 4 – Fasting

In part 4 of our special Lenten Series for 2021, Kristen Fisher shows how fasting from things, food, or activities reveals a hunger within us for the one who truly satisfies, and then we can remember that He is ready to come and feed us and fill that emptiness us with His love. SHOW LINKS: Enkindle...

Details

Enkindle 44 – 03.14.21 – God So Loved the World

In the family scripture reflection for the Fourth Sunday of Lent, student Carolyn Cooney inspires us to remember that God calls us to perfect unity with him in Heaven, and that he sent his son Jesus to receive the justice for our sin so that we may have eternal life. Now is the perfect time...

Details

Enkindle Lenten Series – 3 – Learning to Pray

In part 3 of our special Lenten Series for 2021, Kristen Fisher reflects on the way that our loving God knocks on the doors of our hearts, calling us to talk to him in prayer every day, that prayer is more than the words we’ve memorized, and how spending time with him honors him. SHOW...

Details

Enkindle 43 – 03.07.21 – Learning to Trust Him

In this family scripture reflection for the 3rd Sunday of Lent, Kristen Fisher show us that avoiding sin is not just about following the rules. It’s about trusting the One who gave us the rules. It’s about staying close to the One Who loves us most. It’s about trusting Him more than we trust ourselves...

Details

Enkindle Lenten Series – 2 – He Loved Us First

In part 2 of our special Lenten Series for 2021, Kristen Fisher reminds us that God pursues us with love, and that all of the sacrifices we make during Lent are meant to help us receive a gift that he’s already giving us. Enkindle Lenten Series 2021 – Introduction Featuring Kristen Fisher Executive Director at...

Details

Enkindle 42 – 02.28.21 – A Father’s Love

In this reflection for the Second Sunday of Lent 2021, Fr. Erik Arnold reminds us that we are the treasure and prize of God’s heart, and that he pours out his love for us at baptism, and every day, to make us his adopted sons and daughters. SHOW LINKS: Readings for the 2nd Sunday of...

Details

Enkindle 41 – 02.21.21 – Believe in the Gospel

Dan DeMatte from Damascus Catholic Mission Campus shares with us an exciting vision of how our decision to believe in the Gospel allows God to move in our lives in a powerful way. Jesus wants to change our lives this season of Lent, and the readings for the first Sunday of Lent challenge us to...

Details

Enkindle Lenten Series Intro – Making Room for Love

This special edition of Enkindle: Family Scripture Reflections kicks off our 7-part series for Lent. In this introductory reflection, Kristen Fisher show us that because Jesus matters most, we need to make room in our “interior dwelling” for him to come and fill us with his Love, so that we may also reflect that love...

Details

Enkindle 40 – 02.14.21 – In Times of Trouble

In this episode for the 6th Sunday of Ordinary Time, 2021, Kristen Fisher shows us that Jesus is powerful enough to help us in times of trouble. And He is also loving enough to want to help us. He’s actually the only Person who is both, powerful and loving, all of the time, in every...

Details