Why does my faith walk seem so lonely to me at times?

Why does my faith walk seem so lonely to me at times?

Originally Written For: http://www.integratedcatholiclife.org/2015/04/ask-a-carmelite-why-a-lonely-faith-walk/ Ask a Carmelite Sister Dear Sister, Sometimes the living of my Catholic faith is a lonely walk for me. Why is that?  Am I doing anything wrong?  Sometimes I...
Practical Prayer Tips from the Carmelite Sisters

Practical Prayer Tips from the Carmelite Sisters

Originally Posted: http://www.integratedcatholiclife.org/2015/02/ask-a-carmelite-prayer-tips-camelite-sisters/ Dear Sister, Is there a best time to pray, given all the activities each day holds for me—working at my job and caring for and being with my family makes a...
How to to Overcome Sins and Faults of the Tongue

How to to Overcome Sins and Faults of the Tongue

Originally Written For: http://www.integratedcatholiclife.org/2014/10/ask-a-carmelite-how-to-to-overcome-sins-and-faults-of-the-tongue/ Sins and Faults of the Tongue: To Speak or not to Speak—That is the Question Dear Sister, There is a lot of noise around...
How to Overcome Worry by Trusting God

How to Overcome Worry by Trusting God

Originally posted on: http://www.integratedcatholiclife.org/2014/01/ask-a-carmelite-how-to-overcome-worry-by-rusting-god/ Dear Sister, I worry a lot. I worry about myself and my family. People sometimes tell me that I worry far too much.  I can’t help it. As a child,...
What is meant by “prayer life”?

What is meant by “prayer life”?

Dear Sister, I’ve heard people use the term prayer life or prayer journey. What does that mean? Dear Friend, Usually when this type of question comes to mind, it is because the Holy Spirit is inspiring it! The answer lies in an understanding of the essence of what it...