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Will you listen to your heart: A foundation day reflection

By Debbie Dillow | October 22, 2021 |

As we celebrate the hope-filled beginnings and sacrifices offered to create this Providence community, I ask: What about you? Will you listen to your heart? Will you answer the call?

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Redecorating our Guest Room

By Lorrie Heber | October 20, 2021 |

This process will reinvigorate the existing growth

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Seeing Saint Mother Theodore’s writings in new lights: A feast day reflection

By Ezra (Kyle) Meadors | October 3, 2021 |

The pandemic gave new meaning to her words, “ … for you will see many things in new lights if you give the Holy Spirit free access to your minds and hearts.”

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Journals and Letters final week: Celebrate Mother Theodore

By Sister Denise Wilkinson | October 2, 2021 |

With this week’s blog, we bid adieu, goodbye to our yearlong journey with Mother Theodore Guerin. We learned so much on this journey.

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Musings on World Smile Day

By Sister Denise Wilkinson | October 1, 2021 |

So smile – with your mouth, your eyes, your voice. Just smile – and then do that one random act of kindness that will make someone else smile.

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Journals and Letters week 51: Running toward Jesus

By Sister Ann Casper | September 25, 2021 |

“She heard her Jesus … calling her by name, and she ran towards Him with the greatest love and without a particle of fear.” What a beautiful image to hang on to as we reflect about the circumstances of our own death or that of a loved one!

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Thoughts on National Daughters Day

By Sister Denise Wilkinson | September 24, 2021 |

One thing leads to another

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Celebrating 200 years of Catholicism in North Carolina

By Sisters of Providence | September 22, 2021 |

Sister Betty and Sister Kathy were overwhelmed, thrilled and emotionally touched by having had the opportunity to walk in the same halls and classrooms as the first sisters who ministered there.

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Journals and Letters week 50: Mother Theodore and Summit City

By Mary Riley | September 18, 2021 |

We see in this week’s reading the connection between Mother Theodore, Reverend Benoit and Fort Wayne, Indiana.

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A Jumping off point

By Sister Sue Paweski | September 14, 2021 |

As I gaze at the power of the Resurrection, I am grounded in the hope that is the foundation of our faith, the spiritual muscle memory of our relationship to the Divine

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Journals and Letters week 49: The death of an angel

By Mary Riley | September 11, 2021 |

Mother Theodore bares her heart in these beautiful letters about the death of her dear friend, Sister St. Francis Xavier.

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Forest Bathing

By Sister Ann Casper | September 10, 2021 |

Indeed, The Woods “is like our mother, a sacred place, a gift to us humans from the divine. It is a paradise of healing.”

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