Autumn Reflections: Layers of Awareness

Autumn Reflections: Layers of Awareness

“Oh, how I love Autumn!!” I mused as I walked along the familiar trail near our home in late September.  What struck me, was that nature all around me seemed to be shouting, “pay attention,” “be aware of the gifts I offer you!”  I began to consider the...
In Between Times

In Between Times

These months of 2020 have brought about many unexpected and some unwelcomed changes in our lives such as; the way we work, the way we celebrate, the way we grieve, the way we begin and end relationships, the way we experience home life and school, the way we worship,...
Being Neighbors

Being Neighbors

Loyola has thrived through the past four decades because of relationships.  Relationship with God active and present in the world today.  Relationships among the staff fostering community.  Relationships with other organizations promoting the spiritual...
Be Not Afraid

Be Not Afraid

On March 13, 2020, a national emergency was declared concerning the Covid 19 outbreak. For the next week I devoured  a constant stream of news –  all related to the virus. On March 30, I woke up at 5:30 AM in order to go grocery shopping at 6:00 AM  the...