Perhaps this is what the saints all have in common. A “hope” that they felt in thier heart that propelled them toward something more meaningful and more stable than the time or place that they were living in. Each of us has the same ability to answer our own call to sainthood by simply opening ourselves up to the will of God in our lives. Many days this is easier said than done! But, what we need to remember is that it is not impossible. So, as we each remember those people who make up the communion of saints in our own lives today, let us truly strive to be that for someone else. To be the best example of a follower of Jesus Christ that we can be. Here is a neat article about talking to your kids about the saints…something to mull over.