Blog Entries - December 2016

2016 In Memoriam

Posted on: December 29, 2016 4:50 pm

In 2016, family and friends contributed to the Sisters of Notre Dame in memory of these individuals. Please join us in remembering them in prayer.

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A REAL Adventure to Give

Posted on: December 29, 2016 3:00 pm

Six women who grew up in Bellevue, Kentucky, participated in the December 11 Adventure to Give. The story of how they came to participate goes back 55 years and was an adventure unto itself.

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Partner Spotlight: Larry and Kathy Kramer

Posted on: December 29, 2016 2:00 pm
Tags: Spotlight, Associates, Festival, Volunteer,

Growing up a Mt. Adams girl from the wrong side of the river, Kathy Kramer had to be “introduced” to Kentucky by her Covington Catholic graduate husband, Larry. Kathy took to the correct side of the river like a Buckeye fallen from a tree.

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Sisters and staff make Christmas wreaths

Posted on: December 15, 2016 3:00 pm

Sisters in Lourdes Hall and SND employees got together to make Christmas wreaths and get in the Christmas spirit together.

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Sisters visit Fr. Larry Tensi

Posted on: December 15, 2016 1:00 pm
Tags: Lourdes hall, Retirement,

Fr. Larry Tensi, pastor at St. Columban in Loveland, OH, recently invited sisters in Lourdes Hall to visit and view his crèche collection.

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Uganda Truck Appeal

Posted on: December 14, 2016 2:00 pm
Tags: Uganda,

The sisters at the mission in Uganda hope to replace their current 4x4 truck. Click to hear from Sr. Anita Marie Stacy and read more about this initiative.

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Adventure to Give THANK YOU

Posted on: December 13, 2016 10:00 am
Tags: Advent, Volunteer,

Dear Sisters and Friends,

Sunday's Adventure to Give was truly a blessed time! Thanks to each of you for your participation in the day!  Your generous sharing of yourselves in so many ways provided for much joy and comfort for others.  It was a pleasure to have you come to together with us for this Advent prayer, reflection and service time.

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Celebrating the Feast of St. Nicholas

Posted on: December 7, 2016 1:00 pm
Tags: Lourdes hall, Advent,

We enjoyed celebrating the Feast of St. Nicholas as a community. At supper on December 6, we began with singing in Lourdes Hall and then proceeded to the large dining room, caroling along the way. Apple turnovers, fruit, and candy are special treats we always serve on this day.

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December 3 Associate Gathering

Posted on: December 5, 2016 2:00 pm
Tags: Associates,

Covington associates and sisters gathered on December 3, 2016 at the Provincial Center. The day included Mass, updates from the JPIC committees, and presentations from associates who recently finished an international leadership training program for sisters and associates.

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December Partner Spotlight: Joanne Kenner

Posted on: December 1, 2016 11:00 am
Tags: Spotlight, Associates, Volunteer, Uganda,

I have been an Associate for the Sisters of Notre Dame since 2013.  I was familiar with the Sisters for many years, but was specifically introduced to the Associate program through my dear friend, Leah Britt.  I was kind of experiencing "empty nest syndrome" and was interested in finding a service organization where I could volunteer.

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