There was a line from a popular movie that became a famous slogan in the Seventies: “I’m as mad as hell, and I’m not going to take it anymore!” I would say that pretty much sums up the way faithful Catholics feel today.
I was raised on the Golden Rule, but it has taken me a lifetime to fully comprehend and appreciate what these words truly mean. It is certainly more than taking care of those in your charge.
Ever thought about reclaiming your power in God? Do you feel lost, directionless? Afraid? Do you see yourself as without value or invaluable? Fear can play a major role in how we look at ourselves. It can drag you into desolation.
While working in the entertainment industry, I hung out with a lot of cynical liberalists who enjoyed mocking my religious ideals. What’s more, I became increasingly worldly, caught up in the glitter of celebrities, the temptations of the flesh, and materialism. Consequently, I soon strayed far from the Church and my Catholic roots.