Jessica Navin

Jessica Navin serves as Manager of Spiritual Formation for the Fellowship of Catholic University Students. She has worked for FOCUS for 10 years and resides in Wheat Ridge, Colorado.

Should I Keep Praying?

  With the parable of the Persistent Widow (Luke 18:1-8), Jesus encourages us to be persistent in prayer. Yet, there can be times when we wonder, “Should I continue to...

Learning to Live as Beloved Sons & Daughters of God

  The Gospel of St. John teaches us that Jesus gave us "power to become children of God." The churches teaches us that we are God's beloved children, yet sometimes...

Why You Need a Spiritual Director

  How can I grow in my spiritual life and become a saint? Fr. John Ignatius gives us one of his top recommendations: get a spiritual director. In this episode, Fr....

He Leadeth Me- Removing Roadbloacks to Vocational Discernment

    In this episode, Dr. Joseph Hollcraft returns to talk about roadblocks to vocational discernment and how God overcomes them. Dr. Hollcraft and Jess discuss: Can broken family backgrounds be...

He Leadeth Me- What is the Dark Night of the Soul?

How do I know if I am in the Dark Night of the Soul or if I just have dryness if prayer? The Dark Night is a metaphor used by...

He Leadeth Me- St. Theresa of Avila and the Waters of Prayer

  How can I go deeper in prayer? In this episode, Fr. Pier Giorgio Pacelli, OCD, joins Jessica to talk about the 4 Waters of Prayer that St. Theresa of Avila...