I started the Lenten season beginning a new volunteer ministry at Casa Marianella. It is a place that provides shelter, food and support services to recently arrived immigrants and asylum seekers from around the world. Many arrive directly released from detention centers. It is a hodge podge of beautiful different cultural people. I have met people from around the world like Eritrea, Honduras, Nepal, and Iraq to name a few. It is a daily norm to hear many different languages spoken in common areas. I am always in awe of how so many differen
I am originally from Mexico. I chose religious life as my vocation when I joined the Missionaries Guadalupanas of the Holy Spirit in 1988. I have worked in different ministries throughout the United States but my biggest challenge has been working in Social Services here in Alabama where Hispanics and Catholics are minorities.
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