Sr. M. Andrea reflects on Spiritual Motherhood at Bonacum House in Lincoln, NE
"It has been an honor to serve our retired priests at Bonacum House both in life and in death...
Telling Father Zastrow he could go was the hardest thing I told him as his spiritual mother. I was reminded of a quote I read several years ago: “The worst thing to do is to hold on when it is time to let go” (Living in the Father’s Embrace). As a spiritual mother, I am called to let my priests go when the Lord calls them..."
"'I really love to be up early in the morning and watch the sunrise,' she said. 'It reminds me that every day is new, and no matter what’s going on, you can always start over. And God is always there — always.'”
Sister Eva-Maria saw some spectacular sunrises during her previous assignment in Cuba. But she’s already learning that Kansas has some of its own to offer."