"And it is my prayer that your love may be more and more rich in knowledge and all manner of insight, enabling you to have a sense of what is vital..." thus writes the Apostle Paul to the Church at Philippi. To have a sense of what is vital, a basic and underlying awareness of life and its potentialities at every level experience, this is to be an Apostle Sensitiveness. ~ Howard Thurman
Demarius J. Walker
I come alive when communities are formed, harmful boundaries are dissolved, and healing transforms hearts of stone into hearts of flesh. I come alive in the midst of dialogue with unknown and undiscovered siblings around the corner and across the globe
Student Intern, University of Chicago
For now -- what makes me come alive? Hope for a better future -- for one in which communities throughout the world are guided and driven by love -- is what, above all else, makes me come alive. This hope structures my life. It guides and inspires my will.
Student Intern, Kentucky State University
I come alive when...
Student Intern, University of Houston
I come alive when I can see the healing power of compassion and community.
Student Intern, Florida State University
I come alive when I have fulfilling conversations that remind me of the Lord's presence in everyone
Monastic Mentors and Project Advisors
Members of the Church who are accompanying our interns and/or advising on this project
Br. Josép Reinaldo Martínez-Cubero, OHC
Holy Cross Monastery
Bp. Matthew Gunter
Bishop, Diocese of Fond Du Lac
Sr. Pamela Clare, CSF
Community of St. Francis
Dr. James Farwell
Virginia Theological Seminary
Holy Cross Monastery, Novice
Sr. Monica Clare, C.S.J.B
Convent of St. John Baptist