Category: Staying Connected Newsletter

Simple Living & Oneness of Purpose

Kevin Lopez Mader lived and served at the Finca del Niño (Farm of the Child) from 2012 – 14 and 2015 – 16. The Finca, a Catholic children’s home along the north coast of Honduras, is home to 30 wonderful and crazy kids. It also provides medical care and education to residents of the surrounding… Read more »

Simple Living Reflection Materials

Reflections, Prayers, Scripture, and Quotes about Simplicity Simple Living, or Simplicity, is one of the Four Pillars of Faith-Based Service. Typically, Simplicity means abandoning the material goods that we do not need. Many volunteer communities emphasize this aspect, whether it be choosing to travel by bicycle, eliminate Wi-Fi from the house, or repairing household items instead of… Read more »

Starting With a Story

Interview with John Lee, Former Precious Blood Volunteer After graduating Villanova University, John Lee started a new chapter by joining the Precious Blood Volunteers, living in community and serving at Cristo Rey Kansas City High School. When his time of service was complete, John knew he wanted to keep alive the weekly story-sharing he had… Read more »