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Discovering God's Calling

Ever feel like God is calling you to something but you’re not sure where to go or what to do next? Sister Cheryl writes about how to tune into God. And she offers ideas to help you discover your vocation or live more fully into the vocation you already have! 

Sister Cheryl Rose, HM, is a spiritual director and a retreat director and is in vocation ministry with her congregation, the Sisters of the Humility of Mary, in Villa Maria, Pennsylvania.

Awakening

Blog Published: April 15, 2020

Reflecting on the Holy Week journey into darkness and the walk with Jesus into the Easter light!

Awakening

This Year: A HOLY Holy Week

Blog Published: April 4, 2020

We are now facing a strange religious reality that we could never have imagined—NO Holy Week liturgies, no gathering in the sobering silence and mystery of walking those last days of Jesus’ life together.

Holy Week

Opening the Christmas Gift

Blog Published: December 25, 2019

Beyond the trees and tinsel and light…beyond the gifts of family and friends…beyond everything around us is a silent, fresh Presence, awakening in us today in new and deeper ways.

Sister Cheryl Rose, HM

Sharing Incarnation

Blog Published: December 24, 2018

By incarnating, Jesus raised the dignity and preciousness of our own human form. He became enfleshed to share fully our human experience of being in a body.

Sister Cheryl Rose, HM

Unconditional Thanks

Blog Published: November 25, 2018

We've learned the importance of acknowledging gifts and showing gratitude. But what about giving thanks for challenges and disappointments too? 

Autumn, Our Wise Teacher

Blog Published: October 30, 2018

Autumn has some wonderful, spiritual lessons for us. What behavior or reactions are old leaves that your soul has outgrown?

Another season of learning

Blog Published: September 11, 2018

How do you know what course you've been enrolled in? Well, what are you learning -- about life, about relationships, about God, about YOU? What lessons are before you?" 

Summer Vacation FROM God or WITH God?

Blog Published: July 11, 2018

"God can be a slow sip of cool lemonade or the fragrance of a bright garden flower. God can delight in you as you play with friends and family!! And as the Pentecost sequence so sweetly says, 'God's spirit is for us grateful coolness in the heat.'"