Laura Hammel

Laura Hammel is a member of the Sisters of St. Clare, a Poor Clare community in Saginaw, Michigan. In addition to the prayer ministry in her diocese, she has developed and maintained a website introducing different prayer forms useful at certain times of the year. These include an Advent calendar, contemplation using Stations of the Cross, a Pentecost Novena and Mysteries of the Rosary.  

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Service of our hands helps tell 'the story of our heart'

Soaring on the upstream current

Changing insights about death

Treasured gifts of my spiritual journey

Finding comfort in a time of anxiety

Blessings hidden in plain sight

The protection of the Good Shepherd

The gift of Advent rituals

The saints who shape our lives

Trinity is like a kaleidoscope

Changing the balance of love

Sister Bernie, a life-changing friend

An inclusive kingdom of heaven

A long and encouraging day

The Canaanite woman spoke for us

Mother's Day

Walking each other home

The Lost Coin: A lesson in compassion

The lesson from Jesus' meeting with Martha and Mary

From ashes to insight