I want to be like you

Sr. Brenda Hernandez Valdes, a Daughter of Mary Immaculate of Guadalupe, is working with Latino immigrants at St. Joseph Parish in Williston, North Dakota. (CNS / Rich Kalonick, Catholic Extension)

Can you do nun-like ministry if you're not a nun? This Random Nun Clip explores the inspiration Catholic sisters provide to people like Rachel, who writes in from Utah asking whether it's acceptable to be like a sister, even if she can't take vows.

You can listen to the full episode of "Ask Sister" where this clip is from by clicking here.

GSR shares clips from our friends at A Nun's Life Ministry, which has a live prayer podcast Monday through Thursday (excluding holidays) at 4 p.m. Central time and other live podcasts throughout the month: "Ask Sister," "Motherhouse Road Trip" and "In Good Faith." Dates and times for the full, live episodes are listed on their program schedule.