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Remembering Providence High

By Sisters of Providence | May 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

The sisters were my lifeline … I loved them. They cared.

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The ‘month of our Mother’

By Sister Rosemary Nudd | May 10, 2018 | 10 Comments

I clearly remember the ritual of May crowning throughout my 16 years of Sisters of Providence education

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After 17 years, God has the last laugh

By Sister Ann Casper | May 3, 2018 | 19 Comments

Ever since I made my retirement from my present ministry as Executive Director of Mission Advancement for 17 years somewhat public, it’s been interesting to hear people’s reactions. “So soon?” one person queried, with tongue in cheek, and another marveled that I would have stayed at fundraising for so long! Actually, there’s a bit of…

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A poem inspired by spring at the Woods

By Sheila Galvin | April 27, 2018 | 11 Comments

Reserves
Did Trees stand tall at your arrival?
Did Wind whisper a welcome in your ear?

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Earth Day Festival & Craft Fair April 28 at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods

By Cheryl Casselman | April 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

If you haven’t experienced the Earth Day festival at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods you should really do all you can to make it this year — you will not be disappointed!

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Wisdom from recently retired Director of Providence Associates Sister Diane Mason

By Amy Miranda | April 19, 2018 | 2 Comments

It has been a very privileged ministry! — working closer with the women and men who have the sincere desire to deepen their own Providence Spirituality. I’ve been wonderfully impacted by watching them grow and unfold into human beings who are carrying the spirit of Providence within their own minds and hearts.

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Providence Associate Co-Director Debbie Dillow

By Amy Miranda | April 18, 2018 | 1 Comment

There is a sense of community among the associates and sisters in this relationship. We support each other via prayer, local gatherings in circles and virtually as we add to our spirituality. This is a journey not only with the Divine but also with people of like mind. As Providence Associates we bring love, mercy and justice to the people we encounter in our everyday lives.

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Get to know Sister Sue Paweski, newly named Co-Director for Providence Associates

By Amy Miranda | April 17, 2018 | 1 Comment

Have you heard? Sister Sue Paweski was recently named co-director of the Providence Associate relationship. Get to know Sister Sue, in her own words, here!

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Motherhood and Our Lady of Providence

By Sister Mary Rita Griffin | April 15, 2018 | 2 Comments

I realized that I had become a bit disconnected with the fact that the way in which I completed daily tasks was an answer to God’s calling. We all reflected on how we were living out our vocation and further discussed the realities of motherhood, the challenges and immense rewards. We discussed healthy ways to find balance and gentle reminders like, ‘it was a bad day, not a bad life’.  We focused on the strength and genius of femininity.

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22 miles of yarn is squishy bit of heaven

By Alena Ruman | March 30, 2018 | 3 Comments

I really love yarn. Seriously, I REALY LOOOOOOOVE yarn. I love it so much that I have 155 different kinds and colors measuring 22 miles in my stash and I won’t even hesitate to acquire more.

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A reflection for Holy Week

By Sister Jeanne Hagelskamp | March 29, 2018 | 2 Comments

‘Let us remember his willingness to give everything, even his life, that justice might prevail on Earth.’

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Easter 2018 reflection

By Sister Dawn Tomaszewski | March 28, 2018 | 7 Comments

For so many Easters of my young life, my siblings and I (and our cousins who lived in the apartment above us) would discover sunglasses in each of our Easter baskets. Seldom were these ordinary, boring sunglasses. They were bright-colored, novelty glasses. Typically, some ornate figure or image (flowers or cowboy boots for the boys)…

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