God Does Not Say “No”

Author: Beth Johnson I’ve been told that God always answers our prayers but that sometimes he says, “No.”  This is to explain why we pray ardently [...]

By | August 13th, 2018|Newsletter|0 Comments


Author: Beth Johnson   A young priest was talking with his spiritual director, himself a priest of long standing.  The young priest complained that he loved [...]

By | July 11th, 2018|Newsletter|0 Comments

In God’s Gaze

Author: Yvonne Hymel   I have stilled and quieted my soul like a weaned child, Like a weaned child on its mother’s lap, so is my [...]

By | June 24th, 2018|Newsletter|0 Comments

Finding God in the Mountain

Author: Melanie Foreman Prior to the Retreat for Young Women I had longed to hear God’s voice. I wondered why so many others could hear God [...]

By | May 23rd, 2018|Newsletter|0 Comments

Receiving the Gift

Author: Yvonne Hymel I was feeling an undercurrent of uneasiness when I went to prayer.  Nothing major to put my finger on but a number of [...]

By | May 14th, 2018|Newsletter|0 Comments

Final Exam

Author: Beth Johnson Many of the posts from my Facebook friends are asking for prayers as they themselves or their children prepare to take final exams. [...]

By | May 7th, 2018|Newsletter|0 Comments


Author: Yvonne Hymel Our youngest daughter decided early on that birthdays are too special to celebrate just one day of the year. Consequently, she insisted on [...]

By | April 17th, 2018|Newsletter|0 Comments


Author: Beth Johnson We had a hard freeze this winter that lasted several days.  In spite of covering plants, many of them died, and gardens are [...]

By | April 10th, 2018|Newsletter|0 Comments

Embrace Life

Author: Bonnie Kearney RSCJ They laid Him on the cross But it could not contain Him For He had chosen not just to die But to [...]

By | March 19th, 2018|Newsletter|0 Comments

Clearing Your Vision

Author:  Beth Johnson I recently had cataract surgery.  The cataracts were unusually thick and had an orange cast causing every color that I was seeing to [...]

By | March 5th, 2018|Newsletter|0 Comments