Programs

Coping: resources to help make it through

June 28, 2022

Angry outbursts, anxiety, depression, mood swings, substance abuse, stress, or conflict with family, friends, or coworkers happen to everyone. We all strive to keep these experiences few and far between.…

Read More

The Art of Accompaniment: Becoming a Mental Health Ally

May 18, 2022

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. It’s observed every year and remains a time where those who suffer from mental illness can be reminded of the support available to them and feel a little less alone in their struggles.

Read More

Disaster Distress Helpline: a free resource for U.S. Citizens from SAMHSA

April 25, 2022

SAMHSA’s Disaster Distress Helpline provides 24/7, 365-day-a-year crisis counseling and support to people experiencing emotional distress related to natural or human-caused disasters.

Read More

Mercy Moments: Episode Eight

April 22, 2022

Mercy Moments: Our lives are dripping with mercy.  Indeed, our world is drenched in it. “We are an Easter people and alleluia is our song.” -St. Augustine Throughout the year…

Read More

Mercy Moments: Episode Seven

April 14, 2022

Mercy Moments: Our lives are dripping with mercy.  Indeed, our world is drenched in it. “My family is starving while hiding from the Taliban.  You’re telling me there’s no way…

Read More

Harnessing the Power of Stress

April 12, 2022

Stress is unavoidable. The demands of our work and personal lives pull us in all different directions. At some point, just maintaining a to-do list becomes a to-do of its own. When left unchecked, stress can eventually lead to the all-too-familiar feelings of overwhelm, burnout, and defeat.

Read More

Mercy Moments: Episode Six

April 7, 2022

Mercy Moments: Our lives are dripping with mercy.  Indeed, our world is drenched in it. “They pressed into service a passer-by, Simon of Cyrene, who was coming in from the…

Read More

Mercy Moments: Episode Five

March 31, 2022

Mercy Moments: Our lives are dripping with mercy.  Indeed, our world is drenched in it. While visiting with my 3-year-old niece last summer, I quickly began quoting what seemed to…

Read More

Mercy Moments: Episode Four

March 23, 2022
Mercy Moments Episode 4

Mercy Moments: Our lives are dripping with mercy.  Indeed, our world is drenched in it.  When you’re raised Catholic in Steubenville, Ohio, you quickly learn that when a priest, deacon,…

Read More

Mercy Moments: Episode 3

March 14, 2022

Mercy Moments: Our lives are dripping with mercy.  Indeed, our world is drenched in it.  Pilgrimage: a sacred journey.  Before my first immersion retreat to the U.S./Mexico border, I had…

Read More