Wowed by God (and summer staff!)

So these past two weeks have been very different and interesting. All maintenance, service crew and summer staff has come in and the ‘final’ preparations have begun. The first week was a week of service and work-projects, getting the camp in shape for all the teens that will be coming […]

Prayer o prayer

How would you rate yourself on a scale of 1-10 being a prayer warrior? I can tell you I fluctuate incessantly. Ask yourself the following questions: –       How often do I pray? –       How aware am I when I pray? –       Do I just rattle off petitions? –       Do I […]

Coincidental revelations? I think not!

Dear all, It’s been a while since I’ve blogged; but I have set time aside to do so! I was able to go on a discernment visit to the Legionaries of Christ and the Brothers of St. John from March 19-23. During one of my meditations in the chapel of […]

The JOY of the Lord is my strength

Yay, another blog entry! God is doing lots of things; as He always is. And I’m actually tuning in to what He is trying to tell me. Life at Covecrest has been a little rough lately. I seemed to slip into the rut pretty easily and noticed that I was […]

Is God calling you out?

Dear all, A blog entry right after Valentine’s Day, because GOD is love! But … are we loving? Are we living by faith? Are we okay with being uncomfortable, especially in situations that make us uncomfortable because they are personal and possibly affect the people around us, who may pass […]

A warrior’s story

Dear all, I want to share with you all a warrior story, a story about our faith, which an awesome youth minister read to her confirmation teens while on retreat here at Covecrest. Christ speaks to us through these words; and it’s meant to move us into action, to build […]

Silence: retreat and pro life

De vrede van de Heer zij met jullie allemaal! Begin januari hebben alle missionaries een 8 daagse stille retraite gedaan. Br. John was daarvoor uit Denver overgevlogen om de mannen te begeleiden en de retraite te leiden, en Amy uit Houston om de vrouwen spiritual direction te geven tijdens de […]

Amazed by grace

Hi all, First off I want to wish you all a very happy and blessed New Year! I can’t believe it’s 2010 already; time sure flies! My Christmas break was incredibly blessed. I had the privilege of flying out to Missouri and staying at friends of my family. The Robinsons […]