Join the Sisters of the Living Word and Shelley Welch, Senior Manager of Community Resources at WINGS, for a complimentary lunch with a sundae bar and educational workshop on Domestic Violence at the Living Word Center.
Join the SLW for their Jubilees on Saturday, June 23 at St. Edna Church, 2525 N. Arlington Heights Rd., Arlington Heights, IL. Mass at noon with reception to follow.
Jubilees will be celebrated by: Virginia Thoennes – 70 Years
Jeannine Randolph – 60 Years
Sharon Glumb – 50 Years
Please join the SLW, Associates and Friends for a Founder’s Day SummerFest on Sunday, August 19 from 1:00 until 4:00 at the Living Word Center. The Banjo Buddies will perform from 1:30 until 3:30 and hotdogs and blizzards will be served as well.
Photos included are from the 6th Annual Day at the Races, the Outreach to Children's Advocacy Center and Cafe Reconcile, and luncheon with the Kimble Family.
As Jesus was sent by the Father in the power of the Spirit, so we are sent as Sisters of the Living Word. We reflect and affirm the Word in the World, the Word, who continually frees the oppressed and gives new life. (SLW Mission Statement)
Participation in immigration activities among Sisters of the Living Word began in earnest around 2008 when the Congregation committed itself to active involvement in the social justice issues surrounding immigration.How Can I Help?
The Sisters of the Living Word (SLW) along with the Illinois Commission on Diversity and Human Relations (ICDHR) have partnered to bring leaders in the Northwest Suburbs together for discussions on race, Bridging the Black/White Divide.Learn More
Rooted in the Word, We are impelled to be God’s language, Transforming the world we lean into life’s unfolding revelation.
We advocate passionately for the voiceless, risking uncharted paths. We listen in contemplative silence, attending to the call of
Simplicity and presence. We weave a network of connections among diverse peoples and in dissonant situations. (SLW Vision Statement)
We are sorry for the loss of our Sister Joyce Roehl.
May she rest in peace.