discernment

The life-changing experience of being a Sister

Blog Published: October 10, 2017

Does life really change much when you become a nun? Sister Belinda writes about the differences in her own life.

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Living into the Questions

Blog Published: September 18, 2017

Sister Michelle Lesher, SSJ, shares what questions she was asking when she was a young discerner.

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Discernment Advice from Sister Michelle, SSJ

Blog Published: August 28, 2017

Sister Michelle Lesher, SSJ, currently serving in vocation and formation ministry, shares her advice on how to discern God’s calling in your life.

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A Journey from Doubt to Holy Boldness

Blog Published: August 14, 2017

“I’ll show God that he has the wrong person!” Sister Jenny Zimmerman, SND, explains her unexpected journey from doubt to holy boldness.

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Discernment starts with a question

Blog Published: August 8, 2017

First you panic, then you pray. Sister Belinda writes about that moment when she realized God was calling her to become a nun.

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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?

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Sister Ana Gonzalez, OP

June 6, 2017
Sister Ana volunteered with the sisters at the local Dominican convent and considered a vocation to religious life, but Sister Ana had other priorities: paying her college loans and embarking on her career. How did her time with the sisters shift her perspective?
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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.

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