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World AIDS Day: Sisters respond to AIDS epidemic, part 2

By Ezra (Kyle) Meadors | December 1, 2018 | 2 Comments

In 1993, Sister Carole Kimes was ministering as a hospice nurse in Indianapolis. “One of my patients who touched me most was Bill,” said Sister Carole. “He taught me how those living with AIDS were alienated from others due to fear. He taught me about loving the person and not fearing the person because of diagnosis.”

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Remembering sisters’ loving response to the HIV/AIDS epidemic

By Ezra (Kyle) Meadors | November 30, 2018 | 3 Comments

“It struck me as something I would be very interested in. I was attracted to the fact that it was a place for people who are alienated,” Sister Marilyn Therese Lipps remembered thinking after reading about a new center opening up in the 1980s in response to the local AIDS crisis.

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Well-Being … What does it mean? Consider …

By Jude Magers | November 14, 2018 | 9 Comments

Well-being is two words brought together as a way to express life experience

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A Reflection for the Providence Associates commitment and renewal

By Sister Dawn Tomaszewski | November 12, 2018 | 2 Comments

There is nothing more important, more radical, more necessary than community

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What brings you here?

By Amy Miranda | October 25, 2018 | 2 Comments

Renewing spirituality, searching for an action-oriented faith community, finding ministry support, coming home to old friends. The new Providence Associate candidates reasons for starting a journey with the Sisters of Providence are as varied as the women and men themselves.

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Foundation day: a community effort

By Sister Sue Paweski | October 20, 2018 | 3 Comments

Each of the founding sisters brought unique and much needed skills and gifts to the fledgling community. The same is true today; except that our tent is much bigger.

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Blessed Sacrament Chapel: transforming hearts through prayer

By Amy Miranda | September 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

“In this day and age and the world we live in — so fast moving — I believe prayer is very important, most important. I get back so much more than I ever give. I get a deeper faith. I’m just a better person for it. And it really gives me a lot of peace and comfort,” said Providence Associate Mickie Lane-Fredericks

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Growing Earth into the future, from where you are

By Sister Jeanne Hagelskamp | September 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

“Mindful of the effect of climate injustice on the cosmos, Earth, and its people, particularly the most vulnerable, we commit to work against climate injustice by collectively reducing carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by two million pounds by June 2019, and by advocating for strong environmental policy.”

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Reflecting on our Annual Meeting

By Sister Dawn Tomaszewski | July 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Annual Meeting is an excellent time and space to touch into those Chapter commitments

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CCTF, JCC: Addressing the issues at hand

By Ben Kite | June 29, 2018 | 1 Comment

It is an ambitious goal, but a goal that can be achieved

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Meet Providence Associate Gene Majewski

By Amy Miranda | June 16, 2018 | 3 Comments

I have been a person who has always appreciated working with others in a community context. Being in relationship with the Sisters of Providence allows a mutual support in mission at Guerin College Prep High School and beyond.

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Get to know Providence Associate Li-Chih (Maria) Wang Fan

By Amy Miranda | June 7, 2018 | 3 Comments

Being a Providence Associate means that I am a daughter of my Mother Theodore. I live, grow up, and grow older with my family, the Sisters of Providence. “Love, mercy and justice” are the family’s root values and the foundation of our education.

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