Be Engaged and Engaging with the 2015 Synod on the Family

by Sr. Susan Wolf, SND on October 6, 2015

in Pope Francis

There is no denying it. We are living in very different times when it comes to communications. This is a great time to be in ministry and have access to the various digital platforms for bringing a Catholic perspective into the homes and lives of the people we serve–those who come to church as well […]

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Pope Francis in Three Words

by Sr. Susan Wolf, SND on September 29, 2015

in Pope Francis, Uncategorized

The Pastoral Visit of Pope Francis to the United States on September 22-27 was nothing short of amazing. He gave U.S. Catholics a new pride in the Church and inspired all to greater love of neighbor especially the poor and marginalized. In each of his many speeches and homilies, the Holy Father challenged Catholics and […]

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Welcoming Pope Francis to the United States

by Sr. Susan Wolf, SND on September 22, 2015

in Pope Francis

Today is the day we have all been waiting for! At 4:00 PM Eastern, Pope Francis will land at Andrews Air Force Base to begin his five-day, three-city visit to the United States. His visit will be filled with amazing highlights: speaking to a joint session of Congress, addressing the U.N., canonizing Junipero Sera, visiting […]

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Web Presence as Ministry

by Sr. Susan Wolf, SND on September 15, 2015

in ministry, New Evangelization, social media, website

During the weeks since my last blog I had two very enjoyable opportunities to share my passion for an evangelizing use of websites and social media with others.  I am writing about them today

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Pastoral Ministers for Parish Facebook Pages

by Sr. Susan Wolf, SND on July 28, 2015

in Facebook, parish, social media

Parishes that are using Facebook and other social media platforms for mission are responding to the needs of the times.

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Using Social Media as Ministry

by Sr. Susan Wolf, SND on July 21, 2015

in parish, social media

Social media use in parishes is in its very early stages. The person or people managing social media in a parish may not have an evangelizing mindset and/or may not be experienced in using social media for ministry. This explains why many parish social media sites are not engaging nor relational which is what social […]

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