Tag: Franciscan Sisters TOR

Thank you St. Joseph!

My dear friends and family, I have some sad news to share with you.  This probably really will be my last post (unless the Holy Spirit has other plans!), because… I AM DEBT FREE!!!! AKA I can be a sister!!!!!! Last Friday, I found out that I have been awarded the St. Joseph grant by…

Christians Never Say Goodbye!

I told you that my last post wasn’t goodbye!  I’m writing this quick update while on my home visit because I really need your help. These last five months have been amazing, challenging, and just all around a blast!  When St. Francis started attracting followers he reportedly said, “…and the Lord gave me brothers.”  Now…

I'll Be Seeing You

I hate saying goodbye, therefore this is not a goodbye post.  Anyway, C.S. Lewis is on my side. “Christians NEVER say goodbye!” This isn’t even a see you later post.  Why is that?  Because of this big, beautiful thing we are part of called the Body of Christ. I’m not leaving you at all! We’ll…

My Soul Proclaims the Greatness of the Lord!

Well folks, you’ve probably figured out by now that when my posts start getting few and far between the Holy Spirit is up to something! Hope is a funny thing.  It is lost so easily (St Anthony pray for us!), and yet when God shows us a glimpse of His incredibly wonderful plan it comes…

The Mystery of Vocation

“O my soul, how can you refrain from plunging yourself ever deeper and deeper into the love of Christ, who did not forget you in life or in death, but who willed to give Himself wholly to you, and to unite you to Himself forever?” –Blessed Angela of Foligno (Third Order Franciscan) About two weeks…