Posts By Becky Eldredge
Becky is an Ignatian-trained spiritual director, retreat facilitator, and writer. She is the author of the Busy Lives and Restless Souls (March 2017, Loyola Press) and The Inner Chapel (April 2020, Loyola Press). She helps others create space to connect faith and everyday life through facilitating retreats and days of reflection, through writing, and through spiritual direction. With nearly twenty years of ministry experience within the Catholic Church, Becky seeks to help others discover God at work in the every day moments of people’s lives by utilizing St. Ignatius’ Spiritual Exercises and the many gifts that our Catholic faith and Ignatian Spirituality provide.
Ignatian Spirituality, Prayer

Gathering the Graces

This month’s blog series is “Gathering the Graces”.  St. Ignatius invites us to ask God for a grace each time we pray. This month, blog contributors will share stories about the graces God has given them and where God is leading them. This past week was a reminder...


Inviting You Deeper: Small Bursts of Light

A few years ago, my family and I were at a family campout.  My youngest son was in scouting, and they hosted campouts that dozens of families participated in a couple times of year.  When we all set-up our tents, we created an obstacle course of tents, tent wires,...


Inviting You Deeper: Rising with Christ

I don’t know about you, but this moment we are living in doesn’t always feel like the Easter season.  There are moments where the joy and hope of the Resurrection pop in and appear.  There are moments I feel like this is one long Holy Saturday, where I am aware...


Inviting You Deeper: Rise Up

Easter was different yesterday.  We gathered for mass in our family room as opposed to our church.  I sat on the couch next to my husband and thirteen-year-old son.  We faced my two daughters who sat together on the other couch.  We created our own little domestic...


Inviting You Deeper: Suffering with Jesus

Pope Francis began his meditation during his special Urbi et orbi blessing on March 27, 2020 with these words:    For weeks now it has been evening. Thick darkness has gathered over our squares, our streets and our cities; it has taken over our lives, filling...


Inviting You Deeper: Resting With Jesus

Our series, Inviting You Deeper, continues today with the call to rest with Jesus. As we walk through the Lenten and Easter seasons, we will unpack the many gifts and promises that come from a relationship with Jesus. This series is based on some of the themes that...