|Eleanor Segraves talks to the youth group at Immaculate Conception parish. (Pope Francis, in cardboard, provides moral support.)|
Last Sunday I came to a greater awareness that whether
or not ONE PERSON is called to Regnum Christi from
this parish, my charism, the passion I have inside of
me to evangelize and to form and launch apostles, is
These are the words of Regnum Christi consecrated
woman Eleanor Segraves. She works as Pastoral Assistant and Youth
Minister at Immaculate Conception Parish in Highland Park, Illinois.
has written the first of hopefully many blogs to share
her wisdom as she serves the parish, and the Church
at large, through these two part time jobs that “add
up to a VERY full time schedule,” she said.
“Working as a pastoral assistant and youth minster at Immaculate
Conception has been an incredible experience for me as an
RC consecrated woman,” she said. “I am finally doing what
I have always dreamed of. I am absolutely convinced that
the future work of Regnum Christi here in the states
is going to be through the parishes.
“The parish is
where the people are, and this is what we want
to do…to accompany individuals and families on their journey toward
holiness. The parish is the place to set their hearts
|Eleanor and her consecrated sister, Lauren Hawkesworth, have a little dress up fun guarding the |
on fire to bring others to know and love Jesus
Christ! I’m hooked…who wants to come and help me? (I
have way too much to do!)”
Click here to read
Eleanor’s blog on RC Live.