As if being single was not hard enough, dating can be such a struggle.
Luckily, it can also be a lot of fun if you do it right!
It reminded me of many an election night in Illinois in close state wide races, when, for some mysterious reason, the Chicago vote was very slow being reported.
During his walk to Golgotha, Mary followed his footsteps and was at the foot of his cross.In John’s Gospel we read about the disciples taking in Mary.Peter Strzok, the anti-Trump FBI agent, was instrumental in the Clinton e-mail investigation and purportedly helped convince Comey that Clinton should not be indicted.It would be fair to say that if the FBI were directly controlled by the Democrat Party, it is hard to see how these “investigations” would have been conducted much differently.She was just as human as we are, feeling physical pain, disappointment and all kinds of heartache.
Yet, she had an intimate relationship with the Father, Son and Holy Spirit, so she must have turned everything over to them.
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During Lent, we generally think about Jesus’ suffering and death.
She had no place to stay, but a stable when it was time for him to be born, then had to except putting her beloved baby Jesus in a manger for a crib.
Mary trusted in God’s will for her Son, just as we need to trust in God’s will for our lives.
Lent is a time to become more faithful disciples of our Lord. She stayed with him during every moment of His life.