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Advent, Peace. By Thomas Studdert

Advent blessings!  I hope you are warm and safe in this midst of our cold icy weather.   Today we begin the second week of Advent which focuses on peace.  Our devotional is written by Tom Studdert.  Tom is the Assistant Dean of Student Development at TCU.  Among other things he works to create an incredible… Read more »

Carols by Candlelight Cancelled

We are incredibly sad to report that we are cancelling Carols by Candlelight due to the weather. We hope that everybody can stay safe and warm as they rock their finals this week! 

2013 Advent Devotional 3

Happy snow day! I hope as you read this you are bundled up somewhere warm and safe.  May the surprise quiet and stillness of a snow day give you the opportunity to slow down for a moment and listen for the still small voice of God.  Today’s devotional is written by Rev. Dr. Valerie Fortsman. … Read more »

Reflection about Crossroads featuring the Campolos by Drew Curd

Hello Everyone, After such  a successful visit from Dr. Tony Campolo and Mrs. Peggy Campolo for our Crossroads Series, I really felt like their conversation left students and the rest of the TCU community reflecting and thinking. I asked Drew Curd, a Co-President of TCU Catholic Community to write his thoughts and reflections after hearing… Read more »

Advent Devotional, Hope

Advent blessings to you!  Today’s devotional is written by TCU senior, Drew Curd.  Drew comes to us from Lawrenceville, Georgia.  At TCU, Drew is a Mathematics major and is Co-President of TCU’s Catholic community.  You might know Drew as the young man bounding around campus with a huge smile, a hug and kind words for everyone… Read more »

Advent Devotional 2013 #1

Greetings!  December is here, which means that once again Advent is upon us!  For those of you who may be new to TCU, each season of Advent The Office of Religious & Spiritual Life sends out Advent Devotionals.  Each Monday, Wednesday, and Friday until winter break you will receive a devotional that was written by… Read more »

Lenten Devotionals: John 13:8

A word from Todd: Greetings on this Maundy Thursday.  We are very blessed to have the Rev. Dr. Newell Williams as the writer for our final Lenten Devotional this semester!  As many of you know, Newell has been President and Professor of Modern and American Church History of Brite Divinity School at Texas Christian University since 2003. … Read more »

Lenten Devotionals: Maundy Thursday

A word from Todd: Good afternoon!  Our devotional today comes from someone outside of the TCU community.  She is a world renowned preacher, professor, and author.  Her name is Barbara Brown Taylor, and I’ll confess, she is one of my favorites.  I own several of her books and studied her preaching style in seminary.  She has… Read more »

Lenten Devotionals: The Glory of it All

A message from Todd: Greetings on this Tuesday after Spring Break!  Our Lenten Devotional for today comes to us from Jim Reed!  Jim is a junior from Salina, Kansas, and is majoring in business and marketing.  I’ve gotten to know Jim through his service as a member of The Council of Presidents, where he represents Love… Read more »

Lenten Devotionals: Reconciling with Obedience

A word from Todd: Greetings on this beautiful March day!  Our devotional for today was written by Kelly Lersch!  For those of you who might not know Kelly, she is the Campus Minister Intern with RUF (Reformed University Fellowship).  Kelly and I started working at TCU around the same time, in the Fall of 2011.  Over… Read more »