Blog Entries - November 2014

We Pray Wednesday: Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Posted on: November 26, 2014 10:00 am
Tags: We pray wednesday,

It’s rather easy to thank God for the good things in life: good relations, good friends, comfortable living. Today we challenge ourselves to think of something in the past year that was very hard to accept and look deeply to find the blessing in it.

We pray, “Lord, take me to that place of inner peace that comes from placing my entire life in your hands.”

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40 Years at St. Claire

Posted on: November 24, 2014 2:00 pm
Tags: St claire regional,

If you saw in October what looked to be Sr. Mary Jeanne Frances Cleves, SND riding a tractor in the Morehead (KY) Sears parking lot, your eyes did not deceive you. St. Claire Regional Medical Center (SCR) celebrated Sr. Jeanne Frances’ 40 years of service at SCR by honoring her with the gift of a Craftsman riding lawn mower.

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We Pray Wednesday: Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Posted on: November 19, 2014 10:00 am
Tags: We pray wednesday,

As we experience our first snow and freezing temperatures this season, we pray for those around the world who are affected or displaced by the weather. We pray also for the people who come to our aid in times of bad weather. This includes those on utility crews, emergency rescue teams, and our neighbors who lend a helping hand. 

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Migrant Realities in the United States

Posted on: November 18, 2014 11:00 am
Tags: Jpic, Hispanic ministry

Sr. Maria Francine Stacy, director of the SND Hispanic Ministry in Dayton, Ohio, recently shared stories about people she knows, who have been caught in the web of family separation due to current U.S. immigration practices. Click here to read her stories.

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We Pray Wednesday: Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Posted on: November 12, 2014 9:30 am
Tags: We pray wednesday,

November is the month when we remember those who have gone before us. Take a few minutes today to pray for close family members and friends who have passed away, and ask them to help you in living as a good Christian person.
May they rest in peace. Amen.

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NCC Honors Sr. M. Michelyn Beckerich

Posted on: November 11, 2014 11:00 am

September 8, 2014 marked the sixtieth anniversary of Sr. M. Michelyn's entrance into the Sisters of Notre Dame. Students and faculty from the religion and art departments at Newport Central Catholic High School organized a special surprise to celebrate Sister's milestone. Click here to watch Sr. Michelyn's response to the students' tribute.

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A Christmas Gift for Uganda!

Posted on: November 6, 2014 9:10 am
Tags: Uganda,

This Christmas, support the SND Mission in Uganda and get the perfect gift for a loved one when you buy an autographed copy of theCovington's Sisters of Notre Dame book from the SND Provincial Center.

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SND-USA Associates: Embracing Our Shared Future

Posted on: November 5, 2014 2:00 pm
Tags: Associates,

On the weekend of October 10-13, 2014, twenty-one Associates and Sisters of Notre Dame from each of the four U.S. provinces gathered at the Covington Provincial Center. The goal: to further our planning and sharing regarding how we move forward as one.  

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November 2014 Partner Spotlight: Walt Witt

Posted on: November 5, 2014 1:30 pm
Tags: Spotlight,

My first encounter with the good Sisters began in 1941 when I entered the first grade at Sacred Heart School in Bellevue, KY. My first teacher was Sr. Mary Camillus Kampschmidt, SND...

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We Pray Wednesday: Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Posted on: November 5, 2014 9:00 am
Tags: We pray wednesday,

Let us uphold the elected officials in our prayers to God. May they be honest and faithful to God, and to the people of our country. May we all march forward as Christian leaders in this world with freedom, liberty, and justice for all.

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