Mary and Clare join Sr. Maribeth Wentzlaff, O S B , (far left) and Mount Marty College students as they relax in the staff house.
Again this March, we were so fortunate to be joined by a group of college students from Mount Marty College in Yankton, South Dakota. Students spent the week working at the Palmer Home in Columbus, Noxubee County schools, as well as at The Dwelling Place. We so appreciated their generous spirit and enthusiasm.
April 1 this special group of leaders, candidates, and Father Vu (center) spent the day preparing for their special event. They were blessed and are a blessing.
If you would like to receive our newsletter electronically, Lee Terrio, our webmaster, will arrange this. Click the link under the newsletter date on this page [Notify me of newsletter updates] to request a special electronic copy delivered directly to your in-box.
We also invite you to add your comments to our blog. You'll find the link in the upper right hand corner of any page on our website. There is a special section just for prayer requests, another section for contact information in case of an emergency, and still another for comments about-- whatever you wish. See you there.
(l to r, standing) Sue Millender, Joan Bartik, Joy Lyons, Clara Hicks, Mary Crone, Clare Van Lent. (front row) Morag Burgess, Mary Horrell [holding Jamal Lyons-- guest of Grandma Joy!] Linda Breazeale, Diana Bridges, and Sr. Liz Donahue, O S F , guest from Dubuque, Iowa.
At our February Community and Associate gathering, only a 'remnant' were able to attend. Illness and bad weather shrank the ranks by two-thirds.
On our day of prayer and commitment, April 29th, we fared better. Though five Community and two associates were unable to attend, we welcomed Mary Crone as a candidate for Community and Joy Lyons as she renewed her commitment as a Companion. Sue Millender, Linda Breazeale, and Diana Bridges renewed their commitments as Associates, and Joan Bartik became a new Associate.
to join us in our ministry here. Let your creativity be your guide. Pray for us. Become a Partner with a regular donation. Be a speaker at or for The Dwelling Place. Organize a group to come. Volunteer service for a day. We need you.