Sister Bridget Waldorf, S.S.N.D.

Sister Bridget Waldorf, S.S.N.D.

I am NRVC


Sister Bridget Waldorf, S.S.N.D. is a member of the vocation team for the School Sisters of Notre Dame. In addition she is an NRVC member area coordinator for the Southwest member area, along with Brother Mark Motz, S.M.

How long have you been involved in vocation ministry?

I am beginning my fourth year as an official vocation minister, but, as we all know, vocation ministry is happening in all places and stages of religious life!

Tell us about your vocation team.

We currently have five members on our vocation team, two part-time and three  full-time.

Has being a member of NRVC been helpful?

Membership in NRVC has been foundational for me—the resources , the training, the camaraderie, the input and networking at convocation—it’s all been very helpful.

What idea(s) have you used in vocation ministry that you have been excited about?

We did a hashtag campaign for World Day for Consecrated Life, simply asking sisters from all over our international congregation to post pictures on social media with #consecratedlife in their respective languages. It was easy, energized our sisters, and increased our social media presence, at least for that day!

Do you have any words of wisdom to those who are new to this ministry?

You don’t have to do this by yourself; we (other vocation ministers) are ready to assist, encourage, and share ideas when you ask.

What do you find most rewarding ?

Watching our sisters collaborate in providing opportunities to share our story with discerners and meeting the enthusiastic, prayerful, and courageous women discerning a call to religious life.

Would you like to close with a fun fact about yourself?

I can play three songs on the harmonica!

Reach Sister Bridget at bwaldorf@ssnd.org.



Published on: 2020-06-01


Leave a comment

This article has no comments or are under review. Be the first to leave a comment.
Please Log-in to comment this article

HORIZON ...
Four young adults tell what attracted them to consecrated life. What ...  More
Annual Report ...
The NRVC continues to be a vital organization and our success ...  More
Congratulations! ...
This video compilation created by the National Board commemorates Sister Debbie ...  More
World Day for Consecrated Life ...
World Day for Consecrated Life is celebrated on February 2nd however, ...  More
Religious Life Today Storymap ...
Be sure to visit and share our new Religious Life Today ...  More

NRVC Member Areas


Click here to locate members of the NRVC in your member area.

CONNECT WITH NRVC

Member Area Gathering - International

November 22,

via Zoom

Member Area Gathering - Hudson Valley

November 30,

via Zoom

Member Area Gathering - West Coast

December 6,

via Zoom

Member Area Gathering - Heartland

December 9,

via Zoom

Annual MAC Gathering

December 13-16,

held in Tucson, AZ  

Member Area Gathering - Southwest

December 21,

via Zoom

Vocation Ministry Strategies Webinar

January 13,

Read more...

Member Area Gathering - Delaware Valley

January 19,

via Zoom

World Day for Consecrated Life

February 2 ,

Read more

Catholic Sisters Week

March 8-14,

Read more

Religious Brothers Day

May 1,

Read more

SUPPORT NRVC

Iamnrvc
Renew your NRVC membership