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March 3, 2017
The 5-Year Plan for the Heirloom Seed Sanctuary
The 5-Year Plan for the Heirloom Seed Sanctuary

The seeds must be passed down to the next generation just as the Moucks passed them to the Sisters for stewardship.  But how can this happen?  Who is able to take on an entire collection of living seeds, grow them out under the right, local conditions and take the time to sort and store them each separately, managing population sizes and pollination?

February 17, 2017
Talking Circle reflection
Talking Circle reflection

Recently I found myself at a Community Talking Circle, the first of ten organized by the City of Kingston’s Sesquicentennial Engage for Change project funded by the Government of Canada and facilitated by Three Things Consulting.

February 8, 2017
Resting in God at the Motherhouse
Resting in God at the Motherhouse

An ecumenical Taizé service, shared with neighbours.

February 8, 2017
Encouraged by the passion of seed people
Encouraged by the passion of seed people

Recently, I had the opportunity to attend the Northeast Organic Farmers Association’s first Seed Conference, in Saratoga Springs, New York.

February 8, 2017
This Lent: Give it up for the Earth
This Lent: Give it up for the Earth

Bridget Doherty and the Anglican Green Group met with MP Bossio to discuss climate change and ask how the party’s election promise of establishing a “pan-Canadian framework for combating climate change” was progressing.

February 7, 2017
A fruitful week facilitating in Prince Albert
A fruitful week facilitating in Prince Albert

Sister Jeannette Filthaut spent a week with the Presentation of Mary Sisters, helping them prepare for their General Chapter in August.

February 2, 2017
The Love of Christ Compels Us
The Love of Christ Compels Us

Sermon for the 2017 Week of Christian Unity offered by Sister Pauline Lally, SP at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Kingston on January 29.

January 18, 2017
Piano recital comes from a good place
Piano recital comes from a good place

Providence Sister Rita Gleason shares news of a piano concert on Saturday at St. Joseph's in Edmonton

January 16, 2017
Sharing the Mission Trip
Sharing the Mission Trip

Holy Cross students on their solidarity trip to Jamaica

December 16, 2016
Billion or bust! Visit to MPP Sophie Kiwala
Billion or bust! Visit to MPP Sophie Kiwala

JPIC staff brought the Billion or Bust campaign to Sophie Kiwala in December. 

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