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where you're planted

Here lies the inner workings of my mind and heart,

a piece of my contemplations with God and those around me,

the daily life lessons of joy & sorrow, beginnings & endings,

and a continual trial of prayerful surrender and perseverant trust. ~Jamie Leatherby

 

Shedding the Habit

I sat in my first job interview after leaving the convent. I remember clearly being asked, “What’s your five year plan?” by the financial...

Stepping Beyond the Walls

Wait, she left? When people discover you’ve discerned out of religious life, and they see you for the first time, this about sums up the...

So Why'd You Leave?

Vocation Story part 7 It's now been about two and a half years since I left my monastery. Yes, it's still my monastery and my sisters,...

Hakuna Matata: Like a Child

Originally Posted Nov 24, 2017 | An Extroverted Millennial Enters the Cloister “At this time the disciples came to Jesus and said, ‘Who...

Everyday Saints

Originally Posted Apr 17, 2018 | A Extroverted Millennial Enters the Cloister The saints were not superhuman. They were people who loved...

Discerning Your Vocation

Originally Posted Apr 2, 2018 | An Extroverted Millennial Enters the Cloister Finding your Vocation Often we think the perfect career is...

My Vocation Story (Part 6)

Originally Posted Sep 10, 2018 | An Extroverted Millennial Enters the Cloister Cloistered Stereotypes Cloistered nuns are real, everyday...

My Vocation Story (Part 5)

Originally Posted Aug 13, 2018 | An Extroverted Millennial Enters the Cloister Think of what is above, not of what is on earth. For you...

Ramblings of a Bibliophile

Have you ever read a book that transformed your outlook on life? Where you went to the store and stared at the check out lady because she...

 

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