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Conscience, Candidates and Discipleship in Voting – Part Three

By Sisters of Providence Political Engagement Team | April 3, 2020 |

In preparing to vote, you are called to action. You are invited to ponder the message in the document, “Conscience, Candidates and Discipleship in Voting,” and then share the talk with three to five others

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Baking Sourdough Breads

By Mary Riley | March 28, 2020 |

NOTE: Due to the new restricted guidelines offered from the CDC, Baking Sourdough Breads is canceled. Did you miss your chance to sign up for our first sourdough bread workshop? We have added a another class! Learn bread making basics, tips and tricks for maintaining starters, and ideas for how to incorporate sourdough into a…

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Conscience, Candidates and Discipleship in Voting – Part One

By Sisters of Providence Political Engagement Team | March 19, 2020 |

‘In preparing to vote, you are called to action.’

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Sister Barbara Battista: What does it mean to you to be a Catholic Sister today?

By Sister Barbara Battista | March 16, 2020 |

Living a common life centered in the Gospel virtues of poverty, chastity, and obedience has opened and stretched me beyond my wildest imaginings.

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‘It was 20 years ago today …’

By Jason Moon | March 3, 2020 |

‘We were attracted to the combination of faith, justice, and environmental sustainability WVC and the Sisters of Providence offered.’

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The Weaver’s Helper: Rigid Heddle and Floor Loom Workshop

By Sisters of Providence | February 28, 2020 | Comments Off on The Weaver’s Helper: Rigid Heddle and Floor Loom Workshop

Friday, Feb. 28; 6-8 p.m. & Saturday, Feb 29; 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This workshop will help you get your weaving skills back in shape! If you’ve done a bit of weaving in the past, but feel like you need a refresher course or just some hand-holding as you warp your loom–this is the…

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Join the Lenten Food Waste Fast!

By Sisters of Providence | February 24, 2020 |

Are you up for the challenge?

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Tips for writing effective Letters to the Editor

By Sisters of Providence Political Engagement Team | February 20, 2020 |

(Note: The following blog has been adapted from “24 Reasons to Hope: of The Climate Reality Project”) Solving the climate crisis is within our grasp, but we need people like you to be the voice of reality. Because it’s our planet that is in danger. Our future is at stake. And we do have a…

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Call to Action: Make Your Voice Heard!

By Sisters of Providence Political Engagement Team | February 13, 2020 |

To assist members of our Providence Community to do these concrete actions, the Advocacy Team of the Climate Change Task Force will provide resources for you to make your voice heard as we prepare for the 2020 elections

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From farming to teaching to counseling to care of Earth: Sister Ann Sullivan’s story

By Sister Jeanne Hagelskamp | January 13, 2020 |

The issues of land, air and water degradation weighed heavily on her, especially the effects that were becoming more problematic on our own Sisters of Providence land.

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Do something to care for Earth

By Mary Riley | January 13, 2020 |

Saving our planet. It sounds like a daunting task that only a superhero from a movie would undertake. Where would you even start and what can one person really do to help? The answer is simple. Do something. Do anything. Yes, it may seem overwhelming but the small changes you make really can add up.

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Three quotes from Mother Theodore that should make you think about volunteering in the New Year

By Mary Riley | January 8, 2020 |

Saint Mother Theodore wrote about many things. What did she have to say about volunteering and being of service to others.

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Teaching, caring, inspiring for all creation. A ministry of the Sisters of Providence, White Violet Center for Eco-Justice at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana was established in 1996. Here you’ll find a herd of alpacas, a flock of laying chickens, a 5-acre USDA certified organic garden, orchards, bee hives, a Farm Store, nature trail and internship opportunities.

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