Saint Willibrord (658-739)
for November 7
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When we spread ourselves too thin, we can often experience failure and disappointment. That is what happened to Saint Willibrord when he decided to expand his work into a different country. With all of the responsibilities that you have and all of the activities that you are involved in, are you spreading yourself too thin to devote any real time to Jesus?
Living Spirit of God, give me the courage to get rid of things that distract me from what is really important in life. Help me to focus on building the Reign of God. (Taken from “Take Ten: Daily Bible Reflections for Teens.”)