S. Lise Paquette

Hi, my name is Sr. Lise Paquette. I am presently living at the Provincial House in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan. There is a saying, "It takes a village to raise a child". I would add, "It takes a village to raise a vocation". If today I am a Sister of the Presentation of Mary it is thanks to my…

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S. Evelyn Nedelec

Hi my name is S. Evelyn N. and I grew up in a small rural community near Vawn, in northern Saskatchewan. I was second of a family of 7 children. I was raised as a practicing Catholic attending mass regularly Sundays and sometimes weekdays. Before the age of ten, I had thoughts of missionary life in…

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Sr. Chantelle Bonk

My name is Sr. Chantelle Bonk...and I would like to share with you the love story between my God and me. I am the third of five children, and grew up on a farm near a small village in Southern Saskatchewan called Glenavon. Early on I learned to love the prairies and the vast openness and simplicity…

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Sr. Cindy Lewans

Hi, my name is Sr. Cindy...and I am a Sister with the Sisters of the Presentation of Mary. This is my story of my first year of formation. As a novice, I study our congregation's spirituality, the vows, theology and live in community. Although my life plan is to give my life to God as a religious, I…

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S. Aurore Chartier

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My name is Sr. Aurore...I was born on a farm in the beautiful surroundings of the Qu'Appelle Valley, in St. Lazare, Manitoba, in 1919. I am the 12th child in a family of 16! There were no dull moments. There was a remarkable sharing of the farm work and house work. And when the work was done,…

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