Week 9 Action Items
1. Keep making your nightly examen
If you have been successful at making a nightly examination of conscience, you will have started to notice the freedom and success God has granted you thus far.
If you have not been doing a nightly examen, start now.
Fidelity to your nightly examen will continuously aid the next day’s success.
Your habit is now forming.
Stick with it, and it will bring you abundant blessings beyond these ninety days.
For an explanation of how to examine your conscience nightly, see the Nightly Examen Guide.
2. Keep up the rigorous exercise
Since God believes that our bodies are a worthy place to dwell, we must show them due respect.
Care for and strengthen your temple.
Keep the temple active and always in good shape for right service to God.
Try using one of the Exodus 90 Workout Guides.
There’s one for at-home workouts and one for the gym.
3. Make a fraternity holy hour
We’ve been trying to grow in both prayer and fraternity.
Why not bring them together?
God is the most profound source of unity, so if you want to grow as a fraternity, spend some time in prayer together.
Plan your weekly meeting at church and schedule your holy hour to coincide.
You will see that it will open up greater fruit for you and your fraternity.
4. Express gratitude
God has been doing a lot in your life these nine weeks.
What are you most grateful for?
If appropriate, share with someone else too, witnessing to what God has done for you.
He has and will remain faithful to you all the way to the promised land.
Remain grateful and be hopeful, and these will keep you joyful.
Our Lord’s preparation of his disciples for his Passion is theologically rich. He gives them his body, blood, soul, and divinity in the first Eucharist. He warns them of the trial that he and they are about to undergo. He indicates to Judas—in a final warning—that he knows what Judas is about. He then takes out his three closest disciples to watch and pray with him. And yet, what happens?Read More