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The Change That Changes Everything – A Reflection for Easter

By Sister Elizabeth Langmead, MHSH President We live in a world and in a time of rapid change.  All avenues of social media keep us aware moment by moment of how quickly things change all around the world.  Closer to … Continue reading

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LENT- A TIME FOR CREATIVE CONTEMPLATION

By Sister Agnesine Seluzicki, MHSH [Ed. note: Sister Agnesine Seluzicki went home to God on February 13, 2015. She was 95 years old and had been a member of the Mission Helpers of the Sacred Heart Community for 74 years. … Continue reading

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Is There a Cost to Us at Pentecost?

A Reflection by Sister Barbara Baker, MHSH This weekend we celebrate the major feast of Pentecost. Just 10 days ago we celebrated the feast of the Ascension.  Now we all know how nervous the apostles of Jesus were that he … Continue reading

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“The earth will bloom with abundant flowers and rejoice with joyful song!” –Isaiah 35:2

A Reflection by Sister Mariel Rafferty, MHSH A cactus plant! A single flower…its first! A dry desert can bloom, Its flower a sign… …of promise …of hope …of resurrection …of new life! As the spring rains of the month of … Continue reading

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New Life – A Reflection for Easter

By Sister Elizabeth Langmead, MHSH Vice President In preparing to write this blog for Easter, I have sat and prayed with the grief of my sister’s death last month and the deaths of other loved ones.   Our own experiences of … Continue reading

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Experiencing Death – A Reflection for the Fifth Sunday of Lent

By Sister Agnesine Seluzicki, MHSH     On this Fifth Sunday of Lent, you are invited to join with the adults who are preparing for baptism to reflect deeply on the call to faith that God extends to all of us.  … Continue reading

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ARE NOT OUR HEARTS ON FIRE? Pentecost 2012

By Sister Barbara Baker, MHSH Once again we approach a significant moment in the life of our church—a moment when that special gift of the Holy Spirit fills all with new life and an invitation for a new beginning.  Jesus’ … Continue reading

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