All of us are part of the divine plan and are called to respond to the particular plan which the Lord has for each and every one of us. The Saints became Saints precisely because of the way in which they responded to the Lord.
The Devil makes use of many strategies to discourage us or prevent us from doing good. All of us are subject to his actions in this way but we have the grace of God, prayer and the Sacraments to support us.
In March Pope Francis announced that the Church will celebrate the feast of ‘Mary, Mother of the Church’ – while the universal feast might be new, the title itself is an ancient and venerable title of the Mother of God.