Julianis Báez de Pichardo (Dominican Republic)
Jesus said, “I give you a new commandment, that you love one another. Just as I have loved you, you also should love one another.” - John 13:34 (NRSV)
Each morning one of my co-workers goes to each office or cubicle and greets each person with a smile and asks, “How are you? How are things going with you?” If someone is absent, he inquires about them. I consider this friendly habit an expression of love. Our fast-paced, anxious...
I follow Jesus’ example when I love others.
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I join many of those who will pray for you as you seek to discern what you are called to be at this moment. May God grant you the courage to fulfill that calling. May we all open our eyes and see the misery, open our ears and hear the cries of God’s people, and, like God through the Lord Jesus Christ, be incarnate amongst them.”
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