Month: May 2018

Supper with Sisters: Melissa Feito – Loretto Volunteers, Washington DC

With her signature humor, style, and spunk, Loretto Volunteer and Serving with Sisters Ambassador Melissa Fieto interviews Sr. Maureen Fiedler: “Sister of Loretto, tireless advocate for peace and equality, radio pioneer, author, political junkie, cat lover, gardener, diet cherry pepsi drinker, and founder of Interfaith Voices.” Enjoy this podcast, and stay tuned to hear more… Read more »

“Compartir”: The Mission of the Church

By Magdalene Van Roekel, Franciscan Mission Service “For even as the body is one and yet has many members, and all the members of the body, though they are many, are one body, so also is Christ.” (1 Corinthians 12:12) Frequently in the bible, we read that we are all members of one body, making… Read more »

Supper with Sisters: Allison Reynolds – Good Shepherd Volunteers

Allie is one of five CVN Serving with Sisters Ambassadors – volunteers sharing the joy, energy, and fulfillment of serving alongside Catholic Sisters in CVN member programs, through creative reflection, conversation, and experience. Enjoy this post, and stay tuned to hear more from Allie and her fellow Ambassadors over the course of their service year! While living… Read more »

The Ascension and Stepping into Service

By Janice Smullen, Franciscan Mission Service Dear future volunteer, Each time I revisit the Ascension stories in the Gospels, I find numerous points that relate to mission and service. Throughout my own time on mission in Jamaica, I see similarities between these verses and my challenges and blessings in a daily life of service. I… Read more »