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Providence Sisters Under 55 Gather via ZOOM

Providence Sisters Under 55 Gather via ZOOM

The following post is one that came from Sisters Karina Conrad, CDP and Dina Bato, SP who spearheaded the Providence Gathering of Sisters Under 55.  I’m grateful they were willing to share with all of us the results of their gathering. “The Women of Providence in Collaboration event had been scheduled for June 12-14, with an opportunity for Sisters under…

Statement on the Arrest and Death of George Floyd

Statement on the Arrest and Death of George Floyd

Today I was going to write a statement to be posted on our Social Justice page.  However, I think my Provincial Leadership Team’s statement captures my intentions quite well.  I thank them for issuing this statement.  I know that Women of Providence communities have most likely also issued their own statements.  We all stand together in solidarity.   “Witnessing the dying…

Prayer, Gratitude and Hope Unite Sisters and Partners in Mission

Prayer, Gratitude and Hope Unite Sisters and Partners in Mission

The Sisters of Divine Providence from Allison Park, PA used their building to give witness to hope during this time of the pandemic.   The Sisters of the Marie de la Roche province reached out to their friends, supporters, and partners in mission during the pandemic to unite in their mission of making God’s Providence visible in the world. Through emails,…

A Covid Eastering

A Covid Eastering

One of my close friends shared her poem with me…”A Covid Eastering.”   While we are still in the Easter season, and still in the midst of the Covid 19 pandemic, I thought it a poignant piece to share with all of you.  We do indeed continue to rise…and to witness the sheer sacrifice of first responders, health care workers, grocery…

A World War II nurse who became a nun is honored on Veterans Day

A World War II nurse who became a nun is honored on Veterans Day

Before the politicians arrived, before residence hall volunteers passed around the red, white and blue Jell-O parfaits, and before dozens of nuns filled the convent meeting room with verses of “America the Beautiful,” Sister Melanie Kambic looked around and saw “a lot of to do about nothing.” “I’m grateful for all the attention I’m getting, but I think there’s a…

Volunteer at Work–Making a Difference

Volunteer at Work–Making a Difference

Sr. Alice Gerdeman, CDP is a former board member of the Women of Providence in Collaboration.  She completed her term of leadership and her board service as well this past spring.  Not letting any grass grow under her feet, Sr. Alice decided to volunteer at another CDP congregation’s ministry—La Posada Providencia.   Following is the article they wrote upon her departure…

Passing On a Legacy

Passing On a Legacy

The Sisters of Divine Providence from Allison Park, PA  (former St. Louis province) sponsor a homeless shelter in Bridgeton, MO named Room at the Inn.  It provides homeless women and families temporary shelter in what was the former province’s headquarters.   This ministry began in 1992 when the Salvation Army approached the Sisters for needed space and the fourth floor of…

Sisters in Border Ministry Honored

Sisters in Border Ministry Honored

At a special awards ceremony and reception on August 2, Sisters Hilary Hooks, CDP; Margaret Mertens, CDP; Zita Telkamp, CDP; Therese Cunningham, SHSp; and Associate Marlene McClain were presented the 2019 Ketteler Award for Social Justice for their faithful dedication to the clients of La Posada Providencia. Located in San Benito, Texas, La Posada is a ministry for people in…

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123-456-7890
123, New Lenox, Chicago IL 60606
info@yoursitename.com

Gathering Times

Saturday:
5:30pm

Sunday:
8:00am, 9:15am, 11:00am

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