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From Sister Noreen – January 2021 1000 1000 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

From Sister Noreen – January 2021

Throughout December our liturgies and our personal prayer pleaded for the coming of God among us: “Come Lord Jesus!” In this post Christmastime, we ponder the meaning of Jesus’ baptism by John when Jesus hears the prophetic call of His…

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From the CEO – January 2021 1000 1100 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

From the CEO – January 2021

Dear Sister and Brother Vincentians, Peace be with you. I hope that you and your family has had a healthy, happy, and blessed Christmas season.  Despite the challenges, I hope that you chose to keep goodness in the Christmas season…

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An Update from Nancy – January 2021 1000 1100 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

An Update from Nancy – January 2021

Over the past month or so, many Conferences have found a way to make the holidays brighter for their neighbors in need. Food distribution, gift cards/ presents and kindness and love are all examples of the outpouring of giving to…

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From Sister Noreen – December 2020 1000 1000 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

From Sister Noreen – December 2020

Pay attention! Wake up! Be on alert! God is with us! Our Christian vocation and our Vincentian vocation challenge us to be attentive to God’s abiding presence. Advent is meant to grow that awareness in us. To see and to…

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From the CEO – December 2020 1000 1100 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

From the CEO – December 2020

Dear Sister and Brother Vincentians: Peace be with you. Holiday season 2020 has arrived! We just celebrated Thanksgiving. It came in the wake of devastating natural disasters, contentious elections, an unstable economy, and, of course, a relentlessly brutal pandemic. Perhaps…

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An Update from Nancy – December 2020 1000 1100 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

An Update from Nancy – December 2020

Dear Vincentians, The Holidays are upon us.  The expectation for how we celebrate them is far different than anything considered normal by any of us. Some families will gather together in small groups, others will visit via Zoom.  Our shopping…

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From Sister Noreen – November 2020 1000 1000 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

From Sister Noreen – November 2020

Growing Forward… Who would ever have thought that we would still be in a pandemic ‘shut-out’ mode after eight long months?  Thankfully, our Detroit Conference Support Coordinator, and generous Vincentian volunteers created a way for us to learn and grow…

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From the CEO – November 2020 1000 1100 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

From the CEO – November 2020

Dear Sister and Brother Vincentians: Peace be with you. I sincerely hope that you remain safe and are doing as well as possible during this on-going, dreadful health crisis. Be assured, you are in my prayers; and I ask that you…

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An Update from Nancy – November 2020 1000 1100 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

An Update from Nancy – November 2020

Dear Vincentians, We come from all walks of life, ready to give of ourselves to those in need.  Some of us have a deep spiritual core, others are struggling to find it. It’s amazing to hear of someone who has…

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From the CEO – October 2020 1000 1100 St. Vincent de Paul Detroit

From the CEO – October 2020

Dear Sister and Brother Vincentians: Peace be with you. As we enter our eighth month of dealing with the dreadful Covid-19, I hope that you continue to remain safe and are doing as well as possible under the circumstances. Last weekend, we…

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