Sister Lois Anne Palkert Blogs

Entries from our Sisters’ personal journals.

St. Francis and the Wolf of Gubbio reminds us of Francis as a peacemaker.

Follow Sylvania Franciscans as they blog about living their mission of joyful service to all people. Each week you can read a new entry from the personal journal of a Sister and how she applies Franciscan values to her ministry and the impact they have on the community where she lives. If you like what you read, comment back. We’re always looking for a good conversation.

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June 20, 2017
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Our Mission, Our Legacy

Our healthcare ministry and mission are shared with so many in ways we often do not realize.
May 10, 2017
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Celebrating Life Renewed

Celebrating the Easter Vigil this year in a long-term care facility was a new experience, but no less touching and filled with emotion.
March 10, 2017
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Texas Bluebonnets

January 13, 2017
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Martin Luther King – Prayer was his secret

Anybody who goes on the Franciscan pilgrimage to Assisi, Italy to walk in the footsteps of St. Francis comes back a changed person. Sister Lois Ann, who is the director of mission services for CHI St. Joseph Health System in Bryan, Texas and a past pilgrim, knows this revelation all too well. Read her Blog as she shares the life-changing experience of one of the CHI St. Joseph doctors who went to Assisi this past October.