Author: Sister Therese Ann Rich

Are We Ready?

Have you been out to see the Christmas lights yet? It is time for the annual excursion, when you pack the car with people on a chilly December evening, and drive around to all the neighborhoods and parks made beautiful by cities or neighborhood associations with lights, lights, and more lights, in a variety of […]

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BUSY AT THE “WORKSHOP”

Sister Charlotte Italiano (left), Principal of Ursuline Preschool & Kindergarten, and Mary Ann Critell, Assistant Principal and Kindergarten teacher, are busy preparing for UPSK’s 23rd Annual Once Upon a Christmas Craft Show. More than 100 crafters, decorations, baked goods and a raffle for numerous large gift baskets are just part of the fun being offered […]

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Merry and Bright in Mill Creek Park

Visit the Davis Center in Mill Creek Park between now and Dec. 31, Tuesdays–Sundays, 10 am – 5 pm to see a Christmas tree decorated by the Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown. The park invites area nonprofits to decorate the trees each year. You’ll find many of our ministries on the tree, see some beautiful ornaments […]

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Waiting, Hoping

When my nephew was younger, we would use NORAD’s website to track Santa’s progress around the world. Jason would want us to go to the website every few minutes to see where he was. At a certain point, with eager expectation, we had to get him to bed. What a challenge! His expectation was unlimited. […]

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