• We’re hungry for acceptance—from ourselves even more than from others—for love, for fulfillment, for peace. We’re hungry for a life we think we don’t deserve or can’t have, for the person we know we can be if only we’d give ourselves the chance

    Mary DeTurris Poust
  • prepare your food in keeping with monastic traditions—simple, basic, healthy, balanced

    Mary DeTurris Poust
  • We are always hungry and never satisfied because we don’t trust and won’t risk. Can we reach a place where we are satisfied with just enough? You are enough. You have enough. Do not worry about tomorrow. God will provide in our lives just as God provides in the Eucharist

    Mary DeTurris Poust
  • We cling to the comfortable rather than step out into the possible

    Mary DeTurris Poust
  • Our culture tries to convince us on just about every front that more is better. More is a sign of wealth, luxury, power. Gone are the days when meals were moments of connection and conversation; now it’s all about consumption and calories

    Mary DeTurris Poust
Post as Image: