1-Forgetting to relax & not taking time to recharge
2-not maintaining a sense of balance and interconnectedness with oneself- contributes to anxiety, chaos and confusion
3-becoming too self-absorbed and neglecting to foster interpersonal relationships
4-expressing yourself in an intimidating manner- no being warm or smiling or friendly
5-engaging in gossip & rumors
We all must open our doors and go out. Let us ask ourselves, then, what do I do in order to communicate to others the joy of encountering the Lord, the joy of belonging to the church? Proclaiming and bearing witness is not the work of the few.
Far from making us in flexible, the security of faith sets us on a journey; it enables witness and dialogue with all.
– Pope Francis, The Church of Mercy
Unity in faith, hope, and charity, unity in the sacraments, the ministry; We are at home, we are in the family, and we are among brothers and sisters. And this is a great gift of God! The church is one for us all.
– Pope Francis
“Often it is better simply to slow down, to put aside our eagerness in order to see and listen to others, to stop rushing from one thing to another and to remain with someone who has faltered along the way.”
― Pope Francis, Evangelii Gaudium: The Joy of the…
Out: To go out from the Church and the parishes, to go outside and look for people where they live, where they suffer, and where they hope.
– Pope Francis, The Name of God Is Mercy
Called to proclaim the Gospel.
Where he himself placed us, let us help the young. Let us have an attentive ear to listen to their dreams – they need to be heard – to listen to their successes, to pay attention to the difficulties. Planting seeds it is demanding and…
Some of its members may be far away, scattered across the world, but the deep bonds that unite all members of a family stay solid however great the distance.
– Pope Francis
“Being with” Christ does not mean isolating ourselves from others. Rather, it is a “being with” in order to go forth and encounter others.”
― Pope Francis, The Church of Mercy
1- Forgetting to relax & not taking time to recharge.
2- Not maintaining a sense of balance and interconnectedness with oneself – Contributes to anxiety, chaos and confusion.
3- Becoming too self-absorbed and neglecting to foster interpersonal relationships.
4- Expressing yourself in an intimidating manner- no being warm or smiling or friendly.