Habits

Habits: The Good, The Bad, and The Holy

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The United States Adorers of the Blood of Christ, rooted in the Gospel of Jesus, are ecclesial women, living in community, witnessing God’s love in Mission to empower others, foster oneness, celebrate life, form right relationships, and walk as compassionate companions.

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Vicki Bergkamp

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We’re kicking off Habits with a bang talking to U.S. Region Leader Vicki Bergkamp, ASC. You’ll hear how she came to her position and get a glimpse into life as a religious sister. Plus you’ll hear her answer some of your most asked questions.

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Sr. Fran Schumer

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This week we’re sitting down with Sr. Fran Schumer who went from summers at the Dairy Mart to Executive Director of ASC Health. Along the way, we discuss her life, the numerous positions she’s held, and what it’s like to come into your own as a religious sister.

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Sr. Diana Rawlings

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This week we’re sitting down with Sr. Diana Rawlings. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll learn why there is a tree planted in her name in Wichita Kansas.

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Sr. Tarcisia Roths

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Tarcisia has served as a teacher, professor, world traveler, and President of Newman University just to name a few. On this episode, you’ll hear about the remarkable legacy she has created and why basketball became a hot topic during her time at Newman University.

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Sr. Clara Smith

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Ever wonder what life behind bars is like? Sr. Clara Smith spent 17 years working in prison ministry with the men she affectionately calls “her boys”. In this episode, you’ll hear how Clara earned her nickname, The Penguin, and how she stumbled into meeting a Cardinal in a cornfield.

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You might think our sisters stay stateside, but for Sr. Joann Mark, her travels have been an integral part of the fabric of her life. From Tanzania to the United Nations, Joann has filled her life with a passion for international mission.

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Sr. Edwina Pope

This week on Habits we’re sitting down with Sr. Edwina Pope. Edwina is a Jane of all trades and her varied experiences give a unique view of life as part of the #ASCFamily. From cyclist to artist and cab driver to archivist, you’ll be entertained every minute.

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Sr. Laurentia Koehler

This week on Habits we’re sitting down with Sr. Laurentia Koehler. Also known as Marigold, this sister loves clowning around. Literally. Along with being Associate Superintendent, Laurentia spent her free time performing as a clown.

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S. Joann Stuever

This week on Habits we’re wandering through the continental divide with Sr. Joann Stuever. Joann found her way to the #ASCFamily through an encounter with Jesus, a little red truck, and a unique hike through the western United States. You can hear the full story on this week’s episode out now! Link in bio.

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