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Found Poetry 2017

Our own Mary Pribbenow listens with a thoughtful ear throughout the weekend to capture 'golden nuggets' muttered by our stage guests. She compiles them into a 'poem' for us all to reflect on Sunday morning. [...]

February 18th, 2017|

Women Celebrate 2017 Video!

Video time! Check out the video from the 2017 Women Celebrate retreat. Hello, Women Celebrators! We couldn't have enjoyed Women Celebrate 2017 more. Thank you to all who attended, who spoke, who sang, who helped out, [...]

February 16th, 2017|

Opponent or Enemy?

By Mary Valentyn Pribbenow   There is always risk when I sit down, stare at the blank page, and begin to type. I feel a bit more angst than usual because the subject I want [...]

October 25th, 2016|

Family Comes Second?

~ By Jessie Hietpas   When our 20 grandchildren say the word Grandpa or Grandma, it is just the sweetest word of all for my husband Steve and me. We just celebrated 43 years of [...]

January 5th, 2016|

Jessie’s “Popecation”

Jessie Hietpas had the opportunity to go see Pope Francis in Philadelphia in September, and this is her story. --------- My friend Debbie and I traveled to Philadelphia with 110 people to see the Pope [...]

December 7th, 2015|

There’s so much to be Thankful For

  Google’s online dictionary states gratitude is the quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness. I was inspired to review the Women Celebrate themes, not only as a way [...]

November 23rd, 2015|