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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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
What Genesis' Creation stories tell us about God Mar 27, 2018 Story : Blog
Lights! Camera! Action! Nov 8, 2017 Story : Column
Prayer requests and sisters' answers Oct 5, 2017 Story : Blog
Graced by a world of differences Sep 28, 2017 Story : Blog
Letting go of burdens Sep 21, 2017 Story : Blog
I want to be like you Sep 14, 2017 Story : Blog
Helping others build better lives, grow into their vocations Sep 7, 2017 Story : Blog
Sisters who are beggars Aug 31, 2017 Story : Blog
Can following God's will lead to wrongdoing? Aug 24, 2017 Story : Blog
Religion questions for extraterrestrials? Aug 17, 2017 Story : Blog
Discern God's call by listening to your heart Jul 20, 2017 Story : Blog
We need a little time for ordinariness Jul 13, 2017 Story : Blog