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Christmas Reflection

Through the Eyes of Children “For a child is born to us …” Isaiah 9: 5 A little girl was frightened on being put to bed. Her mom reassured her that God is always present to protect. The child agreed, paused then added, “I really want someone with skin on.” (adapted from Andy Stanley, pastor/founder […]

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Forging a Relationship with the Vincentian Family

by Maureen McMillan, LCUSA Executive Administrator We are all familiar with the term “our Vincentian Family” but it was only two years ago that I came to understand how large and varied the family is, especially here in St. Louis. In 2009, Vincentians the world over began to prepare for the 350th anniversary of the deaths […]

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Editor’s Message

by Kathleen Sieracki, Servicette Editor About eighteen months ago, my friends Marilyn Leslie and Sister Mary Grace Higgins, DC, suggested I become a candidate for the LCUSA board of directors. My first reaction was total denial. Nevertheless, after a period of fear and trepidation, consideration and most importantly prayer, I did apply for a director’s position and […]

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