"This time..." Those two little words say so much. How many times have I made promises? This time I'll read my Bible daily... this time I'll remember to pray every night... this time I'll keep my cool.
I find St. Noel's prayer reassuring. I'm not the only child of God who falls and starts again. And I know that "this time," St. Noel really did give his all for God, just as he'd promised. So maybe one day, one of my promises of "this time" will also be for real, if I keep striving... - 11 minutes ago