You know the phrase, "everything that can go wrong will"? That was how our flight home to visit family went... and it looked like our return flight was headed down the same path. A prayer from the heart then turned the day completely around...
On the feast of St. Gianna, I wanted to share a part of my ongoing conversion story and faith experiences. Almost ten years ago, I had an unexpected encounter with this selfless saint.
We were driving along, having a pleasant road trip, excited to see good friends in just a few hours when a "disturbance" occurred. It was an opportunity to swap our weaknesses for God's grace.
When I graduated from college, I moved to Knoxville, TN for my first "big-girl" job. I loved the area, my boss, my co-workers... everything about it was a perfect fit. Except for the fact that I was eight hours away from family. Living two states away from them resulted in a lot of driving (in... Continue Reading →