I woke up with a headache this morning and thought I would offer it as my Friday penance and not take any medicine for it. Is it okay to do this?
Sounds good to me. Hope you feel better by tomorrow!
Love for something can be measured by how much pain we will undergo for that something. Think on how much the Lord loved us and endured for us! Every pain and suffering can be offered up throughout your normal day for nearly any intention. During these summer months (well, in the northern hemisphere at least) it is worth keeping in mind the darker metal objects on the hotter, sunny days have much spiritual good potential. . .
Oh, how you should store up your spiritual riches now while on this earth but for a short time. What is 80 years in the face of eternity?