Taking the Embers From the Fire blog from written form to a unique reading of reflections paired with prayer and silence through talks, Advent/Lenten reflections and parish missions, has been a very joyful experience.

Currently Available Talks:

Advent Season

Advent Embers: Combines original reflections of each candle of the Advent Wreath, brief quotes from St Francis of Assisi and Eucharistic Adoration.  Approximately 75 minutes

Advent Holy Hour: Combines Scripture, original reflection and Eucharistic Adoration helpful for preparing hearts for the coming of the Christ Child. Approximately 60 minutes

Lenten Season

Parable of the Cross: Parish mission reflections that can be done over three days/evenings or all three talks can be done in a morning or afternoon format.  Consists of three separate talks - The Cross as Atonement; The Cross as Invitation; The Cross as Symbol of God's Love.

Lenten Embers: Combines six brief reflection with sacred music and sacred silence within Eucharistic Adoration.  Approximately 90 minutes

Other Topics

Canticle of the Creatures: Original reflections based on the eight key elements of St Francis' work entitled Canticle of the Creatures   

Evening Embers - reading a number of Embers essays from the blog for reflection and discussion.  Approximately 90 minutes

Camino Reflections - Slides and reflections from walking the last leg of the Camino de Santiago in Spain

I am willing to take your theme and write appropriate reflections.

If you would like to inquire about a speaking engagement for your organization or parish, please complete the form below.