Newsletter

Our Ministries in Thiès, Senegal, in times of pandemic

Article by the Communities of West Africa: Senegal/Burkina Faso.

 

The Sisters of Our Lady of Charity of the Good Shepherd in Senegal would like to share about the three ministries we offer in Thiès, Senegal: The 'Marie Droste Class' entrepreneurship skills training, the sewing workshop, and the 'La Prairie' childcare center.

 

The Maria Droste Class and the sewing workshop

Silver Jubilee of Sr. Angelina Michael

Article by the Province of Egypt/Sudan.

 

'The Lord will treat me with kindness to the end. Lord, your faithful love endures forever; do not abandon the work of your hands' (Ps 138:8).
 

Fourth Chapter of the Province of South East Latin America

Article by the Province of South East Latin America

 

Our Province of South East Latin America (Paraguay and Brazil) held its fourth Provincial Chapter from March 1 to 5, 2021, during which we were deeply enriched by the presence of our apostolic and contemplative lay partners in mission.
 

Confinement: What have I done with this time?

Article by Sister Madeleine Villepontoux
Province of Europe-BFMN
 

To the rhythm of liturgical celebrations, Sister Madeleine Villepontoux, 88 years old – a member of the community in Saint-Martin-d'Hères, France – shares her experience of confinement following her positive COVID-19 diagnosis last October.


 

Building for the future

Article by Sr. Helen Warburton
Province of Great Britain

 

For women free of violence

Article by the Community of Practice for Non-Violence Against Women
Province of Colombo-Venezolana

 

Reaching out to the lost, the last, and the least!

Article by Opportunity Village Nepal
Province of Central East India-Nepal 

 

The four tenets of Good Shepherd Volunteers keep me rooted

Article by Maddie Thompson
Good Shepherd Volunteer, Wickatunk, New Jersey


I enjoy taking a walk around campus in the evening to catch the sunset,
which paints the sky with incredible color. (Photo: Maddie Thompson) 

 

Giving Life to Chapter Directions

Article by Sr. Clare Nolan
Province of New York/Toronto

 

Bon Pasteur Kolwezi: winner of the Stop Slavery Hero Award!

Province of Eastern Central Africa

 

In recognition of its significant impact in fighting to eradicate the scourge of modern slavery, Bon Pasteur Kolwezi has won the Stop Slavery Hero Award at a global anti-slavery award ceremony held on Thursday, February 25, 2021.