Tragedy turned beautiful; heart keeps beating

Tragedy turned beautiful; heart keeps beating

Matt Sollars was 25-years-old when he died five years ago, but his heart lives on in Jamie Poindexter, transplant recipient from Pea Ridge, Ark. Recently, Matt’s two daughters, his wife Emily Sollars and grandmother Mary Irick met Jamie during a holiday gathering at...
Current immigration system dehumanizing

Current immigration system dehumanizing

At this challenging time in U.S. history when the arrival of new immigrants and asylum seekers has escalated into a highly divisive issue, two Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth (SCLs) perceive the current situation as a humanitarian and moral crisis. Their recent...
Sister Barbara named ‘Woman of Distinction’

Sister Barbara named ‘Woman of Distinction’

Sister Barbara Aldrich was among three honorees recognized during the Girl Scouts of Colorado Women of Distinction Western Slope Breakfast on Nov. 8. Sister Barbara is vice president of mission integration, St. Mary’s Medical Center, Grand Junction. Girl Scouts of...
St. Vincent Center, Peru, introduces new services

St. Vincent Center, Peru, introduces new services

In June, the St. Vincent de Paul Pastoral Center, Piura, Peru, introduced two new services – one to benefit older persons; the other focused on employability of young adults and women. With an emphasis on health and well-being, the center is an SCL-sponsored ministry....
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