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Lent—a deepened sense of service

Blog Published: April 1, 2020

This week we draw attention to our Lenten theme of “Service” and never in our history has this word held so much meaning as it does for us today!

Lent-a deepened sense of service

Lent: an invitation to be present and distant

Blog Published: March 25, 2020

A wise woman once told me that life is mostly about showing up. “Be present to yourself, to others, and to God” was her advice for a meaningful life.

Lent: an invitation to be present and distant

Lent—Kindness is a positive choice we can all make

Blog Published: March 18, 2020

The smallest act of kindness,as well as the smallest act of bullying, can have a huge impact on the mental and spiritual well-being of any person. Choose Kindness!

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Lent—discovering our inner potential

Blog Published: March 11, 2020

Giving is an act that should stretch and deepen the giver, sometimes beyond a level of comfort...and sometimes to the point of giving of ourselves?

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Lent—being open to God's grace

Blog Published: March 4, 2020

Fasting. What do you need or want to fast from? When we fast from something, we empty ourselves making room for something else, such as God’s grace.

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Lent - the space between chaos and calm

Blog Published: February 26, 2020

Lent. Are you ready?  Engaging in the season of Lent is much like cleaning your room. It’s a sacred time to unclutter your personal and spiritual life and find a sense of balance.

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Can you fast from vaping in Lent, or only from food?

Podcast Recorded: February 21, 2020

In this Random Nun Clip, a listener asks if he gives up vaping for Lent, will it count, or does fasting only count if it's food. Hear the full Ask Sister episode AS227 at aNunsLife.org. Hosts: Sister Maxine and Sister Jane Aseltyne, IHM.

Can you fast from vaping in Lent, or does only food count?

AS227 Ask Sister - life after the Novitiate, convent vs. plain old house, vaping in Lent, nun notecards

Podcast Recorded: February 21, 2020

Topics: life after the Novitiate, convent vs. plain old house, vaping in Lent, nun notecards. Hosts: Sister Maxine, IHM, and Sister Jane Aseltyne, IHM.

Life after the Novitiate, convent vs. plain old house, vaping in Lent, nun notecards