You Are Home in the Catholic Church … Now What?
For many who have recently been baptized or come into full communion with the Catholic Church, there is a temptation to believe that you have finally arrived. Those who enter the Church as adults often have done so after what may have been a long journey of several years of study, prayer, and discernment. For people who had been in ordained ministry or full time lay ministry as a Protestant, entry into the Catholic Faith has often come with great personal, professional, and financial sacrifice. Added to this could be the disapproval of family and friends and the loss of