Yes, you are a burden.
We are all burdens, including Fr. Mike, but we are burdens worth carrying.
Many of us choose to deal with our problems on our own because we don’t want to bring our mess into other people’s lives.
But the very nature of love is to sacrifice for others, and we cannot have any meaningful relationships in our lives if we do not share our burdens and bear some of the weight of other people’s burdens.
“Bear one another’s burdens, and so fulfill the law of Christ.”Galatians 6:2
If you want to learn more about the nature of love, there’s no better place than No Greater Love: A Biblical Walk Through Christ’s Passion.
Filmed on location in the Holy Land, No Greater Love is a five-part video series and full-length book that reveals Christ’s amazing love for us.
Best-selling author Edward Sri guides you through the last hours of Christ’s life in this biblical pilgrimage.
With these insights, Catholics can come to a deeper understanding and appreciation of God’s immeasurable and unconditional love—drawing closer to Jesus than ever before.
Authored and presented by Edward Sri, No Greater Love also features: Fr. Mike Schmitz, Jeff Cavins, Jennifer Fulwiler, Curtis Martin, Teresa Tomeo, Fr. Josh Johnson, and Elizabeth Sri.