April 2022 Articles Archive

God was looking for me…

April 1, 2022 - 12:00am -- Living City

How a woman found her faith again through a coworker

I was born in Colombia. I have two children and four grandchildren. I am a retired bilingual teacher, and I taught religion in a local parish before the pandemic.

I met the Focolare 45 years ago through my coworker in Colombia, where we both worked at the university. My life was quite full, with work and going to school in the evenings.

From high to low and back

April 1, 2022 - 12:00am -- Living City

How an accident disrupted my life

On the day of the accident, January 29, I felt like my life was at a relatively high point. I had just gotten home from rock climbing with some friends, I went to confession that afternoon, and was enjoying a nice weekend after wrapping up a four-week project at work.

Working remotely: nay or yay?

April 1, 2022 - 12:00am -- Living City

We asked three people how they would like to work after experiencing the pandemic

No faces, no voices, and long silences — imagine how it would be like for a student with expensive tuition bills who has just moved from another country. Sitting in front of a laptop screen and paying attention in on online class would probably be way down on the list of your priorities. These are my students.