Tag Archives: Returned missioner

MKLM Orientation Program and newest class of missioners featured

This excellent article with a number of photos was published just before Thanksgiving by Global Sisters Report. It features the stories of our Maryknoll Lay Missioner class of 2015 and their approach to mission. It was distributed initially by Catholic News Service. The piece also provides details on MKLM’s Orientation Program overall and includes images of current Maryknoll Lay Missioners in the field, as...
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MKLM Joins in Praying for the People of Nepal

The devastating earthquake that hit Nepal on Saturday, April 25 continues to be the focus of our thoughts as we pray for those experiencing loss, hurt and need. Please be aware that Catholic Relief Services is expanding its relief activities as a result of the disaster; you can help by clicking here: http://t.co/hAACTWVogl. Two Maryknoll Lay Missioners have served the people of...
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Finding God in a Concrete Jungle – Marquette Magazine

Returned Maryknoll Lay Missioners Katie Coldwell, who spent three and one-half years serving in mission in Brazil, shares her experience of accompanying imprisoned women through an urban prison garden ministry, in this beautiful article and video developed by Marquette Magazine. In the profile, Katie describes her efforts working with the women prisoners saying, “We go in as a catalyst for change. That’s...
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O SÃO PAULO interview with Heidi Cerneka

Before departing Brazil to return to the States for law school this past June, returned missioner Heidi Cerneka was profiled by O SÃO PAULO, a Brazilian newspaper. The interview, titled “Fighting without losing hope and tenacity,” is published here both in its original Portuguese and with an English translation. Throughout the Q&A, Heidi recounts her experiences in mission and relates the accomplishments...
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