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Facing Challenges

Exile or Inheritance?

Blog Published: December 11, 2018

Life's opportunities teach us to be patient and open to the life that's unfolding before us.

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What youth need to stay "in" the church

Blog Published: December 4, 2018

Young adults have grown up in a very different world. They long to connect with Jesus, church and with each other, as do the rest of us.

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AS212 Ask Sister - Motherhouse Road Trip with the Sisters of St. Mary of Oregon

Podcast Recorded: October 17, 2018

Sr. Maxine and guests: Srs. Krista and Adele, SSMO. Topics: encounters with God, sports at the convent, spirituality for everyday life, and more!

Sisters of Saint Mary of Oregon

AS211 Ask Sister - evangelization café, the afterlife, why be a nun (or not), can faith sneak up on you

Podcast Recorded: September 13, 2018

Sister Maxine with guest Sisters Felicity and Shelley, CSSF. Topics: evangelization café, the afterlife, why be a nun, can faith sneak up on you

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Did you ever feel pressured to be a nun?

Podcast Recorded: August 16, 2018

In this Random Nun Clip, we talk about having the freedom to make a commitment. Hear the full Ask Sister episode AS210 at aNunsLife.org. 

AS210 Ask Sister - being Dominican, liturgical lounge music, making God decide for us, called by God but unprepared

Podcast Recorded: August 16, 2018

Sister Maxine with guest Sisters Joan and Orlanda, Grand Rapids Dominicans. Topics: being Dominican, liturgical lounge music, making God decide for us, called by God but unprepared

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AS208 Ask Sister - surprised by God, community life, making choices vs. sacrifices, being most fully who we are

Podcast Recorded: June 14, 2018

Topics: surprised by God, ups and downs in community, making choices vs. sacrifices, being most fully who we are. Hosted by Sister Maxine with guests Sister Angela Szczawinska, CSFN, and Sister Maria Brizuela, OSF.    

Ask Sister Podcast episode 208

Relying on God in tough times

Blog Published: October 28, 2017

Sister Teresita Richards talks about the death of her mother and relying on God for strength.

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