When MacKenzie Visits the Monastery

MacKenzie enjoys spending time with 2 of her "grandmas," Sisters Michelle (left) and Mary Jean.

My sister MacKenzie is here visiting for a week … a vacation she’s been looking forward to. She loves to come to the monastery. As my father says, she has 30 grandmas to be with!

Mackenzie, who has a learning disability, is a great help here. She always offers to take the Sisters’ trays after meals. She helps Sister Anne prepare food bags for the food pantry. She has been helping me get ready for the new school year. Continue Reading