July 4, 2018, Flint, Michigan – St. Luke N.E.W. Life Center, directed by Adrian Dominican Sister Carol Weber, OP, and Sister Judy Blake, CSJ, is one of many Catholic ministries to reach out to the people of Flint, Michigan, through the Lansing Diocese’s Faith in Flint efforts. Sisters Carol and Judy have served the people of Flint since 1996 – long before the city’s problems became nationally known in the water crisis. Read about their efforts – and those of other Flint-based Catholic agencies – in a National Catholic Reporter article by Colleen Dunne.
February 15, 2018, Alexandria, Virginia – In an interview with Julie Bourbon of Global Sisters Report, Sister Donna Markham, OP, reflects on her three-year ministry as President and CEO of Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA). She speaks of the vision and mission of the agency, CCUSA’s recent service to people impacted by last fall’s hurricanes and other disasters, her love for working one-on-one with people as a clinical psychologist, the call of all Christians to tend to those most in need, and the basic generosity of Americans in response to disasters. Read the interview.