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A Letter to Charlie

Recently a work group from Lexington came to the Mission. One of them wanted to meet with me about the Grow Appalachia program but our schedules got crossed and that didn't happen. Charlie sent a…

TFA BLITZ at SVM

TFA BLITZ at SVM
Sister KC here to share a recent volunteer experience we had at St. Vincent Mission. There is a lot of back story on this one starting with Appalachian Roots, a new not for profit organization…

The Scarecrow

The Scarecrow
Driving down the road on my way to work at St. Vincent Mission the other day I spied a scarecrow and thought “Oh that’s what they mean”. I will explain in a minute. My second…

Supper

Sister KC here. I've been gone a long time from the blog. I probably have an excuse but... Anyway, I wanted to show you one of my favorite things about Grow Appalachia in Floyd County…

CELEBRATING NEW LIFE

CELEBRATING NEW LIFE
Easter has been pretty busy here at the Dwelling Place monastery as you can imagine. We have just said goodbye to the last guest, finished the dishes, taken off our shoes and are getting ready…

Wisdom In The Room

As the sky darkened and the participants gathered, there was only one thing on the minds of the St Vincent Mission Grow Appalachia participants  arriving for a meeting--"Why doesn't she open the door?" No really.…