You can’t believe how wonderful donors can be to our spunky little Catholic school! Recently, for instance, Anchor Lumber donated new wood chips for our playground … and Our Lady of Grace parents and students donated their time to spread the chips out! Continue Reading
For one thing, our enrollment is up. Grace has been blessed with 25 new families. So all that marketing work we did last year is paying off. YAY!!! 🙂 Continue Reading
We read and watch mysteries with great excitement (sometimes we skip to the end to find out who done it). Scientists explore mysteries to get to the bottom of why. Our culture demands to know … everything.
My most recent adventure was to Sacred Heart Monastery in Yankton, South Dakota, to a fabulous gathering of Benedictine Sisters under the age of 55 (this photo is of Sister Edith Bodge, who spoke to us on the theme of cultural shifts). 82 women attended from all of our Federations. Our theme was Wisdom Calls. Continue Reading
This is on my coffee cup, a gift from a friend. But the words ring true in a new way today.
I say them now in silence to my friend, my mentor, my Amma.
Sister Phyllis, may you rest in God’s love. Thank you for being a part of my life.
My Sister has been fighting cancer throughout most of my time in community. She has been a great mentor to me and many others. She’s continuing to teach us even now, as she sleeps in the peace offered by hospice care. Continue Reading