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Journey with the Spirit through Art

Journey with the Spirit through Art

The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, IN are holding a four day retreat from July 11-14th.  This is a retreat where you will join Sr. Rosemary Schmalz in guided art exercises, integrated with prayer, and you’ll explore, as on a journey, how you see your world, yourself and those you love.  Absolutely no art skill is required.  Sounds interesting! …

WPC Elects New Leadership

WPC Elects New Leadership

The Women of Providence in Collaboration met for their annual board meeting on April 10-11, 2019 at the Genesis Spirituality and Life Center in Westfield, MA.   The following Sisters are the new officers for the Executive Committee of the Board: Front row sitting:  Kathleen Popko, SP–Vice-Chair,  Alice Marie Lyon, CDP-Treasurer Back row: standing:  Dawn Tomaszewski, SP–Chair, Barbara McMullen, CDP–Executive Director,…

Sisters of Providence At St. Mary of the Woods Receive Tax Credits for Senior Housing

Sisters of Providence At St. Mary of the Woods Receive Tax Credits for Senior Housing

Providence prevailed on Thursday, November 15, when the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, learned that the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority (IHCDA) had awarded tax credits for a project at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. The credits will be used to create 64 units of affordable housing for seniors by the Congregation in the current, vacant Owens Hall on the motherhouse…

Sisters of Providence Welcome New Associates

Sisters of Providence Welcome New Associates

The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary of the Woods, Indiana, welcomed 23 new Providence Associates at the Rite of First Commitment on November 10, 2018. At the same time, 45 associates renewed their commitment. Following the commitment ceremony a reception was held to celebrate with family, friends, associates and Sisters of Providence as our Providence Community continues to grow.…

Creator of New WPC Website

Creator of New WPC Website

To those of you who have been following my Women of Providence Facebook page you know that we have been very involved in creating and launching our new website.   The person most responsible for this beautiful make-over is none other than Marilyn Dale.  As you can see from the website, Marilyn is very creative and understands well the mission and…

Growing Earth into the Future from Where You Are

Growing Earth into the Future from Where You Are

Predictions about the future of planet Earth seem dire. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) predicts that, based on current data, average global temperatures are expected to increase between 0.5 and 8.6 degrees Farenheit by 2100. The U.S. average temperature is projected to increase between three and 12 degrees Farenheit during that same time. Global average annual precipitation through the end…

Jessica Vitente Enters Postulancy; Teresa Kang Enters Notiviate

Jessica Vitente Enters Postulancy; Teresa Kang Enters Notiviate

Jessica Vitente’s journey to the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods (SP), Indiana, included God tugging at her heart in “many ways.” “The more I ran away from exploring the idea of becoming a religious sister, the more I was not at peace,” Jessica said. “The moment I gave God the consent to work with me and through me is…

Sister Tracey Horan and Faith in Indiana: Working for Justice

Sister Tracey Horan and Faith in Indiana: Working for Justice

“We have the power to do something about this. I definitely believe we are making a difference,” said Sister Tracey Horan, pausing while heading north to take part in her annual retreat. Pictured:  Sister Tracey Horan translates at a peaceful demonstration in Brazil, Indiana, advocating for a more just immigration system. Sister Tracey was explaining her ministry. For two years, she…

Providence Associate Relationship, Leadership Continues to Evolve

Providence Associate Relationship,  Leadership Continues to Evolve

“Our Providence Associates are carrying the Sisters of Providence charism of love, mercy and justice to places we are not. Our associates are sincerely and intentionally living out the mission of the Sisters of Providence, honoring Divine Providence,” said Sister Diane Mason, who retired in December from her ministry as director of Providence Associates of the Sisters of Providence of…

Sister My Huong Pham Transfers Perpetual Vows

Sister My Huong Pham Transfers  Perpetual Vows

Sister My Huong Pham finally feels at home. “I feel bold and official,” she said, “a Sister of Providence.” For Sister My Huong, a process that began three years ago came to completion on Sunday, February 25. On that day, Sister My  Huong transferred her perpetual vows to the  Congregation of the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, during liturgy…

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