Friday, February 1, 2019

Are you looking for pearls or are you the pearl

A pearl and treasure of great price
The gospel reading Matthew 13 44-46 used during Yvonne's Mass of Final Consecration into the Company of St Ursula focused on the Kingdom of heaven being like a treasure hidden in a field ... and of the merchant looking for fine pearls.  
In his homily amongst the many pearls of wisdom shared, Fr Luiz suggested God might be the merchant and we his treasure that he looks out for and looks after.

Responding to our vocation and calling will be different for each one of us, but we should take time in prayer to listen to what God is calling us to do. Let us pray for each other as we seek out what our vocation is and what we are being called to be ... 

In our Wednesday Word of Witness we'd like to share others stories of how they are called to serve the Lord in their workplace, in our parish community, in our families or being a good neighbour.