Tag: Faith

Golden Rule, giving back to community motivate IT manager

Golden Rule, giving back to community motivate IT manager

| August 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

Your faith is a part of who you are and how you make decisions. So, you don’t check your faith hat at the door. It comes with you wherever you go. I’m not a different person when I teach Sunday school than I am at the office. My decisions have to be consistent with my beliefs.

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Clubb works to ‘do the right thing’ for hospital’s patients

Clubb works to ‘do the right thing’ for hospital’s patients

| August 14, 2012 | 4 Comments

I’m very blessed to work at St. Joseph’s Hospital, which supports a faith-based work environment. Where some individuals might not be able to express their faith or talk about their faith, I’m able to do that.

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Retired Catholic Charities CEO grounded in church’s social teachings

Retired Catholic Charities CEO grounded in church’s social teachings

| August 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

My faith is grounded in works of charity. It goes back to the seventh grade. It was in a religion class and I got in a bit of a tiff with the pastor over buying a bell for the church. I was watching people on farms and in the community becoming overwhelmed with poverty and I felt we should be doing more with that.

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Bank officer works to improve urban housing situation

Bank officer works to improve urban housing situation

| August 14, 2012 | 1 Comment

I think the most important aspect is I try to deal with people as individuals and respect them as individuals and as creations of God. Banking is a little bit of a secular world some days, so that can be a little challenging. I think we have a number of instances with the recession where people are having some economic challenges, and I get the opportunity to meet with them from time to time.

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Dance studio owner encourages students to use God-given gifts

Dance studio owner encourages students to use God-given gifts

| August 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

It’s very important for me that all of my students see their own divine grace in them. God is the ultimate creator, and we’re in a creative field here, so I feel that we’re really using what God gave us in our dancing, in our acting.

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Serving patients is at the heart of medical director’s work

Serving patients is at the heart of medical director’s work

| August 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

This is a hospital for children with disabilities, for the most part. Most of the kids who come have some relatively special issues going on.

Each of the children who comes here is a creature of God, made for a purpose, inherently carrying with them a dignity that is just part of their being. And, if you recognize that, then the nature of taking care of these children changes dramatically.

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More tools in the stewardship toolkit now

More tools in the stewardship toolkit now

| June 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

Folks who attended year-two workshops on the Archdiocesan Stewardship Toolkit found lots has been added.

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‘Our Lady of Uncertain Times’ knows our struggles

‘Our Lady of Uncertain Times’ knows our struggles

| Ginny Kubitz Moyer for The Catholic Spirit | May 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Take the birth of Jesus: Just when she probably wanted to hunker down at home and wait for her baby to arrive, she had to get on a donkey and travel far from the comfort of the familiar.

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Beware of ‘secular Catholicism’

Beware of ‘secular Catholicism’

| April 26, 2012

This movement is more a social religion than a religion that comes from a deeply seated faith in Jesus Christ

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Who goes to The Catholic Spirit website? And why?

Who goes to The Catholic Spirit website? And why?

| April 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Results are in from a survey of the web audience, and they give us not only insight but strong opinions and a couple of laughs as well.

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Prayer for Religious Liberty

Prayer for Religious Liberty

| April 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

here is a suggested prayer for conscience rights and religious freedom from the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.

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Timely tips to build great families through faith, integrity, respect

Timely tips to build great families through faith, integrity, respect

| Jennifer Janikula | March 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

As a parent, no matter what the age of your children, you regularly question your approach. Am I too strict? Do I model honesty and integrity? Can I teach my children to love each other?

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