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The "buzz" about Sisters and sustainability!

Blog Published: April 29, 2020

Sisters “Praise God” with beehives and solar fields to support the efforts of sustainability and environmental education.

The "buzz" about Sisters and sustainability!

AS215 Ask Sister - corporate world to convent, books that nuns read, go-to prayers in tough times, a disappointed God

Podcast Recorded: January 18, 2019

Sister Maxine with guest Sisters Kathleen Ann and Subha Clare, OSF. Topics: from corporate world to convent, books that nuns read, go-to prayers in tough times, a disappointed God

Ask Sister Podcast AS215 - A Nun

How can sports like running be a way to pray?

Podcast Recorded: June 14, 2019

In this Random Nun Clip, we talk about the spiritual side of sports. Sr. Maxine with guest Sr. Eileen Ripsin, a Franciscan runner. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast AS221 at aNunsLife.org.

How can sports like running be a way to pray?

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 - 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.

The space between chaos and calm

AS221 Ask Sister - messenger of peace, running as prayer, reentering religious life, a meaningful life

Podcast Recorded: June 14, 2019

Sr. Maxine with guest Sister Eileen Ripsin, OSF. Topics: messenger of peace, running as prayer, reentering religious life, a meaningful life. 

AS221 Ask Sister - messenger of peace, running as prayer, reentering religious life, a meaningful life

How can I make a difference in the world, like nuns do?

Podcast Recorded: August 26, 2019

In this Random Nun Clip, a listener with a successful career wonders how to make more of a difference in the world. Hear the full Ask Sister episode AS221 at aNunsLife.org.

How can I make a difference in the world, like nuns do?

In my novel about a nun, how should I describe her?

Podcast Recorded: May 9, 2018

In this Random Nun Clip, a writer asks how to create a convincing nun character for a new novel. Hear the full Ask Sister podcast at AS207 from our Motherhouse Road Trip with the Sisters of Saint Francis of the Holy Cross, in Green Bay, Wisconsin. 

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