Notes from the Field - I feel overwhelming gratitude for this year with Good Shepherd Volunteers and for the people I've met who have inspired me. I'm also nervous for what comes next, but with that comes excitement.
Notes from the Field: The Catholicism I grew up to know didn't give me the tools to ask the questions and seek answers that fed my spiritual knowing. But in this year of service, I was empowered to start asking questions again.
Notes from the Field - Learning more about the Good Shepherd Services youth residences made me appreciate everyone who works here even more, as they model behavior and create a culture where these kids can be better.
Notes from the Field - I recently ended my year of service. I wanted to dedicate my final blog post to the fundamental life lesson I will carry with me from my year of service. I'd like to talk about women.
Notes from the Field - My body had been telling me that I needed to prioritize care, but I hadn't been a very good listener. A not-so-gentle reminder for me to actively listen to my body forced me to confront larger questions.