Maxine Kollasch


Sr. Maxine Kollasch co-founded A Nun’s Life Ministry, a vibrant online community where Catholic sisters engage with people worldwide around faith, vocation, and finding joy in everyday life. Founded on the Internet in 2006 with Sr. Julie Vieira, the ministry is present at and in many social media. A Nun's Life is a pioneer in the use of Internet technologies and social networking to bring the centuries-old tradition of religious life in areas such as discernment and vocation into conversation with everyday life in the 21st century. Both Vieira and Kollasch are members of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary of Monroe, Michigan. Kollasch has master’s degrees in theology and in advertising. She has extensive experience in Corporate Communications.

Articles by Maxine Kollasch

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What's the coolest thing you've done as a nun? Jul 12, 2019 Story : Blog
How can I recognize the word of God in my daily life? Jul 5, 2019 Story : Blog
On vacation or on retreat -- what's the difference? Jun 28, 2019 Story : Blog
How do you know if the call is from God or just you? Jun 21, 2019 Story : Blog
Pentecost spirituality takes you on a journey Jun 7, 2019 Story : Blog
How do congregation founders inspire their sisters today? May 17, 2019 Story : Blog
Does self-denial make you a better Christian? May 10, 2019 Story : Blog
From corporate world to convent life May 3, 2019 Story : Blog
Prayer routines can become the building blocks of your day Apr 26, 2019 Story : Blog
Prayers for students as they face the future Apr 5, 2019 Story : Blog
What to do when Mass comes with bad lounge music? Mar 29, 2019 Story : Blog
Salesian family creates connections 'greater than your local reality' Mar 22, 2019 Story : Blog
Does God use pain to move us in the right direction? Mar 15, 2019 Story : Blog
The Lenten anxiety of expecting willpower to wane Mar 8, 2019 Story : Blog
A garden, a cafe for neighbors in Detroit Mar 1, 2019 Story : Blog
What vows would you choose if you started your own order? Feb 22, 2019 Story : Blog
Can memorized prayers turn you into a prayer robot? Feb 15, 2019 Story : Blog
Developing our best selves through education Oct 18, 2018 Story : Blog
You don't plan to be a nun, but God surprises you Oct 11, 2018 Story : Blog
How to create a fictional, convincing nun Oct 4, 2018 Story : Blog
Blessed Catherine Kasper's legacy: 'No gift is too small' Sep 27, 2018 Story : Blog
Feel the call Sep 13, 2018 Story : Blog
A cloud of witnesses cheers us on Sep 6, 2018 Story : Blog
When discernment contains pain Apr 10, 2018 Story : Blog
Postcards and other surprises from the convent Apr 3, 2018 Story : Blog