This weekend I am able to be participating in a retreat rather than having to work them. It is the Young Adult Retreat and the theme is based on Discipleship. While I do not have much to say now at this point, I wanted to share this song with you. It is not a part of the retreat but it is very close to what I feel when I am telling people about entering into formation with the Salesians. Also, I just really love this song. Have a listen!
Last night I was telling one person in particular about next year and she was asking me a handful of questions. I realized once again the smile that crawls across my face as I am sharing this deep part of me. It is a total reminder to myself that this is really what I need to be trying out next year. God does amazing things in amazing ways!
Fact: Distinct characteristics of the Salesian spirituality are the three devotions that have been part of their prayers since the beginning. This is one of them: “Dedication to the Church, seen especially in the person of the Pope. Pope John Paul II, who himself attended a Salesian parish, and his great love for the young, bring to life Don Bosco’s words, “Young people must know you, love them.” “