Listening, asking are first steps
by Sister Laura Zelten
Each vocation -- marriage, religious life,
ordination, single life -- is a call to community, holiness of life
and service to others. No vocation is better than another, but each
has its own specific signs, qualities
and skills. Discerning a vocation is
the beginning of making a commitment.
As Vocation Director for our Community I am in contact with
women interested in religious life. I realize it is not easy to
take the first step toward such a commitment. I invite you learn
more about God's unique call for you and ask questions at any of
the the upcoming events.
Be assured, our lives as religious women are made rich by God's
love, the love of our Sisters and the love of those whom we
Sister Laura is a native of De Pere, a long-time educator
and is bilingual. Catch more of Sister Laura's weekly musings on her blog.
She's also a great conversationalist -- and a wonderful listener.
You can reach her at email@example.com.
Community as Gift
Are you ready to make a positive difference in the world? Sister
Laura briefly touches on the many gifts that come from belonging to
a community of Sisters, from daily prayer, service and love of
others. (1:14 min.)