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This last week a friend shared an article with me: “This is Water.” It was a commencement speech by David Foster Wallace. The premise of the article was that we swim through life not realizing we are even in water. That is, we’re stuck in...

Life happens. The moments of our days can take our hearts and minds in a million directions. We feel scattered, or as my mother used to say, discombobulated! Is there a place, a space, to slow down, turn within, and notice the Presence of God?...

Parents get excited when they witness their baby's heartbeat for the first time.  Our hearts raced last week during the final World Series game.  When our hearts are full of joy, or grief, or love, we might experience that overflow through tears.   I want to...

Not long ago I was on my way back to Huntington after visiting family in Ohio.  As I drove around Toledo a myriad of friends came to mind along with a bit of guilt for not stopping to see any of them. For one I...

What comes to mind when you hear the word “formation?”   Have you ever thought about how we can see formation in every day occurrences?   High school football players are learning their formations for the field. Cheerleaders are practicing them in their routines.  Sky divers create...

Dear Friends, Victory Noll Center was established in the early 2000s out of a community decision by Our Lady of Victory Missionary Sisters.  The goal of the Center was to continue the legacy of the community into the future. We are at a juncture at this time...