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.

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Working miracles alone

From A Nun's Life podcasts - Did Jesus do miracles alone or did other people help?


Who is the holiest person you know?

From A Nun's Life podcasts - Sister Maxine talks with Franciscan Sr. Shannon Schrein about saints, what it means to be holy, and how we express holiness in our ordinary, day-to-day lives.

Why should I try to be so good? What's the reward?

From A Nun's Life podcasts - "Grace is what enables us to seek forgiveness when we've fallen short of the mark."

Making decisions is tough; here's help

From A Nun's Life podcasts - Can you do "reverse discernment" if you doubt the choice you've already made?