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Throwback Thursday: The Irish Connection

Posted on January 12, 2017 at 5:30 am by

A special Throwback Thursday that was requested Continue reading

Nature is a powerful healing source

Posted on January 7, 2017 at 5:12 am by

The notion of the healing power of nature is something I feel I have always been inherently aware of; however, hearing the quote from John Muir brought this idea to the surface of my thoughts and since then, I have found myself observing nature through this lens. Josh Price shares why he thinks White Violet Center is a magical place. Continue reading

Flashback Friday: In memory of …

Posted on January 6, 2017 at 5:30 am by

Many will also remember Sister Marie Brendan’s voice Continue reading

A Reflection on World Day of Peace

Posted on December 31, 2016 at 5:30 am by

The work begins within each one of us Continue reading

Throwback Thursday: In memory of …

Posted on December 29, 2016 at 5:30 am by

‘She loved life, she loved teaching, she loved the Sisters of Providence, and she loved nature. But perhaps most of all, she loved to fish with her good friend, Sister Mary Pat Peacock.’ Continue reading

Frustration and love: unpublished Mother Theodore

Posted on December 26, 2016 at 4:51 am by

“Profit by the experience you have just had at your own expense and not speak to the children but with prudence and discretion. There is no way of repairing what you have done but by showing the pupils what you can do,” writes Saint Mother Theodore Guerin in this previously unpublished letter. Continue reading

Pouring out your heart in prayer

Posted on December 23, 2016 at 4:48 am by

Remember our friend Jonah from the Jewish scriptures? He poured out his heart in prayer, saying, “In my distress I called to my God, and God answered me. From deep in the realm of the dead I called for help,  Continue Reading »

Throwback Thursday: In memory of …

Posted on December 22, 2016 at 5:30 am by

‘She seized challenges and new opportunities with a tenacity that sometimes inspired others and at other times, exasperated them’ Continue reading

A Christmas Reflection

Posted on December 20, 2016 at 5:30 am by

God comes to me like this all the time Continue reading

Deep love and healing

Posted on December 20, 2016 at 5:03 am by

To hear Ezra Kyle Meadors talk about his history with the Sisters of Providence is to feel his deep love for the community, Mother Theodore and the sisters and his gratitude for the strain of Providence running through his life. Continue reading

Past the “need-to’s” to the stable, to the crib, to our hearts

Posted on December 17, 2016 at 4:04 am by

The true meaning of Christmas is the birth of the Christ child. Jesus being born in a simple stable can get lost in all of the “need to’s”. Continue reading

Throwback Thursday: In memory of …

Posted on December 15, 2016 at 5:30 am by

This week’s Throwback Thursday blog will take a look at the lives and ministries of Sister Mary Loyola Bender and Sister Ann Kevin O’Connor Continue reading

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