Happy, Happy, Joy, Joy!

It’s the update we’ve been waiting for and I hope you will share my joy  – I am free to enter formation at Corpus Christi Monastery‼  Thanks to the prayers and support of many, and in particular for The Labouré Society and those who generously support their work, my student loans are now resolved and […]

So Close!

It’s been very busy these past few months, and the last two weeks have been very exciting!  God is doing some amazing things and I am so excited to be able to share them with you!  We are within striking distance of reaching the fundraising goal I need to achieve for this to be my […]

What Would You Do if You Didn’t Have Student Debt?

This was the question recently asked by Julia O’Malley, an Anchorage reporter and columnist.  She highlights some of the answers she received here. The question is timely.  Last week, Congress passed a bill that ties college loan interest rates to the market.  This translates to lower interest rates now, but the possibility of interest rates […]

Looking for Vocations? We’re Here!

There’s an old story that goes like this: a man was in his house as flood waters began to surround it.  Soon, the water was inside his first floor, so he scrambled to the second floor, and began to pray God would rescue him.  Not long after, a man came by in a row boat, […]

This Christmas

This could be it.  My last Christmas home, with my family.  As the desire to become a Dominican cloistered nun has grown over the last few years, this is the thought that is ever in my mind each year, and this year was no different.  After fundraising in support of vocations for The Laboure Society […]

Almost There!

This week, my fellow Laboure Society aspirants and I began our third trimester in our fundraising term.  We now have fewer than 10 weeks to reach our goals.  As of Monday of this week, thanks to prayers and financial support, my class has raised over $100,000 for priestly and religious vocations!  Over $21,845 has been […]

Our Holy Father Francis

Yesterday morning I arrived back at San Francisco, appropriately enough on his feast day.  And what a day it was!  I was invited to the Palo Alto Serra club meeting as a guest and representative of the current Laboure Society class – Cy Laurent was the guest speaker and what a privilege to share the […]

Guadalupe Radio Network Interview of Toni Garrett and Cy Laurent

  A fellow Laboure Society aspirant and classmate, Toni Garrett, and Laboure Society founder and executive director Cy Laurent were recently interviewed by Dave Palmer of Guadalupe Radio Network regarding her vocation to the Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth, the problem of educational loans for all vocations, and the work and commitment of Laboure Society […]

Return to the Bay Area!

I’m returning to the Bay area in September!  This whirlwind trip, scheduled for September 6th – 8th, is for the purpose of meeting with individuals and groups interested in supporting vocations and the important work of the Laboure Society.   I humbly ask for your prayers between now and then. I also ask for your help in a […]