The Lord is near to the brokenhearted and saves the crushed in spirit. Psalm 34:18
I was working at a private college with several Catholic sisters on staff and went to a meeting to discuss the non-academic challenges faced by some students. Some of our students had serious messes in their lives.
My colleagues and I shared a few stories about the ways God’s providence was evident in the way these students managed to rise above their challenges.
One of the sisters thought for a moment, then quietly said something along these lines: “It’s in the mess where the Holy Spirit resides.” Read More →