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We’ve Always Done It This Way

How often have you heard the phrase, “We’ve always done it…
May 1, 2018/by Amanda Motz

Humor and Health

The month of April is National Humor Month.

My experience…
April 24, 2018/by Amanda Motz

Remember God

How often do we read a Russian-born, Nobel Prize winner, novelist,…
April 17, 2018/by Amanda Motz

Luminous Lodge #6

At the end of February, Luminous Lodge #6 was moved to Rosamond…
April 10, 2018/by Amanda Motz

Seeing Something Beautiful

When you see something beautiful for the first time, how do you…
April 3, 2018/by Amanda Motz

I Hope Your Life Gets You to Heaven

My greatest life lessons came from my eight years volunteering…
March 27, 2018/by Amanda Motz

Transformation and a New Shore

Richard Rohr in his “Daily Meditation” (March 9, 2018) compares…
March 20, 2018/by Amanda Motz

Graced Encounters

Recently, I read Dr. Christopher Pramuk’s book Hope Sings,…
March 13, 2018/by Amanda Motz

Take One Step at a Time

Now that we are beginning the third week of Lent, how are you…
March 6, 2018/by Amanda Motz

Sisters Helping Sisters

At Saint Scholastica Convent, the retirement and assisted living…
February 27, 2018/by Amanda Motz

Migrants Among Us

Many of us have known the feeling of needing to move to a…
February 20, 2018/by Amanda Motz

Preparing for Lent

Repent and believe the good news! These words from the Ash Wednesday…
February 13, 2018/by SaintBenedictMonastery

The Power of the Eucharist

"Amen," I say when I receive the body and blood of Christ…
February 6, 2018/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Life in a Wheelchair

"Blue Wheelchairs"Provided by Pexels.comI felland injured my…
January 30, 2018/by SaintBenedictMonastery

A Day at Shodair: Part 2

Sister Trish Dick works as a spiritual counselor at Shodair Hospital…
January 23, 2018/by SaintBenedictMonastery

Heart-Healthy Hugs

I got to wondering about the etymology of the term "hug." I found…
January 16, 2018/by SaintBenedictMonastery