Recently, I received a story from Tiziana Nicastro, who lives in Rome, about a very touching experience she and other young people had at the Fourth Meeting of University Students with the Pope last March.
A while back, Mauree Whalen, a college student from The Catholic University, shared how she goes against the trend in today’s materialistic society. She recently shared about her relationship with her long-term boyfriend (and now husband), Jason.
At times I get caught up in trying to accomplish big goals and big aspirations, and I forget to try and live out the Gospel in every moment. Some friends of mine shared with me very beautiful experiences that helped me realize this.
A new year means a new beginning. For some of us, including myself, this past fall was a whole new beginning as we left behind the familiar territories of high school and began our college careers.
“They have left Jesus out!” This was the sign that was set up last Christmas, announcing the project of some of the very youngest boys and girls of the Focolare Movement.
Recently I heard of Tori Catipon, a 16-year old from Gaithersburg, MD, trying to live out the Gospel during her summer vacation.
Many people all over the world responded to the Tsunami disaster in South Asia as an expression of love and brotherhood. Here is the story shared by Andrea, a young woman of the Focolare Movement in India.
>Patricia is a 22-year-old law student originally from Paraguay. She has known the spirituality of unity ever since she was a child, and she has striven to live accordingly in her daily life.
January is a time when I can really “start over”. New Year Resolutions to follow, I thought a great New Years resolution: to try to get some of my friends, who still do not know about my desire to live for unity, involved in loving others too.
Christmas Day became something out of the ordinary for this young person. It became the perfect moment to love.