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Run for the Nuns Marathon Fundraiser Results!

Blog Published: July 6, 2012

Julia writes the final page in her “Run for the Nuns” fundraiser to support A Nun’s Life Ministry. Thanks to Julia and to your generous support and encouragement, we raised over $2,000!

Marathon Weekend

Blog Published: June 15, 2012

It’s a beautiful Friday here and we are looking forward to a weekend of marathon activities with Julia and Audra. We’ve got the race Expo tomorrow and 26.2 miles on Sunday. We are definitely going to pray, watch Julia run, and drink coffee.

Epic fail with a side of compassion

Blog Published: May 25, 2012

Recently, I went on a long run. And it was REALLY long. Twenty miles, to be exact, the longest run of my training. It started out great–and then, around mile 13, I had an unfortunate encounter ...

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“I don’t know how to do this”

Blog Published: May 18, 2012

I went out on a run a few days ago.... After a few yards, I came to a horrifying realization: I had forgotten how to run.

Running and Discernment

Blog Published: May 4, 2012

Guest blogger Audra Turnbull of Awkward Catholic fame writes today of running and discernment in support of Julia who is running a marathon to support the nuns!

Running with Sickness

Blog Published: April 13, 2012

Just like that, my carefully crafted plan fell to pieces.

Run the Good Race

Blog Published: March 30, 2012

A Nun’s Life community member Julia writes about training for a marathon. Whether you are a runner or not, how might Julia’s words apply to a situation in your life? What bits of wisdom shine out for you?

Sister Madonna Buder – the Iron Nun

Blog Published: March 26, 2012

A Nun’s Life correspondent Audra Turnbull recently spoke with marathoning nun Sister Madonna Buder. We are delighted to have this story from their conversation!

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