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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.

What is Advent anyway?

Blog Published: December 13, 2017

Sister Cheryl Rose, HM, talks about how she has prepared for Advent this year, and how its been different than her Advent preparation in the past. 

How did you know God was calling you to be a nun?

Blog Published: October 24, 2017

No two vocation stories are the same. That mysterious call is as unique as the person being called. Here's how my call unfolded!

Sister Cheryl on the vocation journey in childhood.

What are signs of being called to religious life?

Blog Published: September 26, 2017

Are there signs that you may be called to life as a sister--and are you seeing them?!

Can I dedicate my life to God without being a nun?

Blog Published: August 22, 2017

We have witnessed the awakening call of many to serve God in Church ministry, in service, and in justice work!  

Would God take away my happiness to get my attention?

Blog Published: July 25, 2017

We're all called to a vocation, but would God call us to something we might not want to do?

NUNDAY with Sister Sharon Dillon, SSJ-TOSF

Blog Published: June 21, 2017

Monday is Nunday! Meet Sister Sharon Dillon, SSJ-TOSF. Sister Sharon shares how she lives the gospel through her role as executive director of the National Religious Vocation Conference.

Sister Sharon Dillon

How can I make time for prayer when I barely have time to eat?

Blog Published: June 20, 2017

The breathless pace of our lives only seems to accelerate as we take on more responsibilities, more expectations, and instant everything! 

What does Jesus teach us about discernment?

Blog Published: May 30, 2017

As discerners and seekers, we want to follow God, but here’s the clue from Jesus about how to ensure that that happens.