Saturday, June 2, 2018

6 ways to recharge your spirit in times of trouble


6 ways to recharge your spirit in times of trouble

US Catholic

Tips for how to keep going in a world torn by strife.

By Jessie Bazan |
Article Your Faith
Trouble pounced on a recent trip through rural Minnesota. For 10 miles I drove behind a big red pickup truck jammed full of white men, all of whom looked to be in their 30s. I could see their silhouettes laughing. An American flag was draped across the back seat. The driver landed in sync with a rundown van in the next lane. He laid on the horn, while his clan of bros shouted obscenities out the window and made slashing motions. Their victim?
A lone Somalian teenager.
The abusers sped up a few miles later. The terrified boy exited quickly. With hands shaking on the steering wheel, I fumed: Lord, what has this world come to when a man can’t feel safe alone in his own car?

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