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Just trust God. God will provide. Even tomorrow what will happen we don’t know. Believe there is God. God doesn’t always give happy feelings. But in the end we are looking to eternal life. Cooperate and trust and believe. Trust the community and trust God and trust yourself and go day by day and it will take you to the end. You are thinking too much. We don’t know what the future will be.

– Sister Delan Ma

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Sister Delan Ma

Sister Delan Ma entered the Sisters of Providence in 1967 in Taiwan. She’s ministered in campus ministry and with college students living in dormitories. She’s served in prison ministry, parish ministry and even started Miracle Home, a ministry to elders still run by the Sisters of Providence in Taiwan. She currently serves as the director of vocations for the Sisters of Providence in Asia.

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