St. James the Greater
Weekly Faith Enrichment
Aug. 1, 2020
Witness for Christ Conference
The Diocese of La Crosse will be hosting a virtual conference August 29th from 9:30-3:00. Guest speaker will be Father Timothy Gallagher. Cost is $15 which includes Fr. Gallagher's book.

Kindness  promotes empathy and compassion; which in turn, leads to a sense of interconnectedness with others. ... When we practice random  acts of kindness , It releases positivity: We feel better and the recipients of our  acts  feel better, which then makes them more likely to be kind to other people. Psychology Today
Weekly Devotion

“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.”
(Galatians 5:22-23)
How one act of kindness a day can change your life
by Mark Kelly
Galatians 6:9
“And let us not grow weary of doing good, for in due season we will reap, if we do not give up.”

The Good News: Being kind to others — even when it is not immediately reciprocated — can provide many blessings in the long run. God always rewards our efforts.

Luke 6:31
“And as you wish that others would do to you, do so to them.”

The Good News: Treating others how you want to be treated is one of the easiest ways to display your God-like heart.

Can you match the name of the saint with his/her picture below?

St. Catherine of Sienna * St. Francis of Assisi
St. Basil the Great * St. Therese of Lisieux
St. Francis de Sales * St. Teresa of Calcutta

Host Leon Logothetis travels the world with only a vintage motorbike and the kindness of strangers, which he pays back in unexpected, inspiring ways.