Opening Prayer for the 15th Sea Container Loading Day

Carmelite Community of the Word Hands & Hearts Haiti Ministry                                        15th Sea Container Loading Day  October 14, 2016      Opening Prayer Loving Father, For many months many of us have gathered in this building preparing for this day.  Some of us have packed box after box, finished roll after roll of tape, have sorted, weighed, … [Read more…]

2016 Sea Container on the way to Haiti!

On October 14, 2016 many people gathered at the Carmelite Community of the Word Incarnation Center to load this year’s sea container with all the items that have been collected and packed to be sent to Haiti.  This  was our 15th Annual Sea Container Loading Day!  While this year was not different from other years … [Read more…]

Society of the Incarnation Spring Weekend

During the weekend of May 13-14, members of the Society of the Incarnation and several Carmelite Community of the Word sisters gathered for a weekend during which our Blessed Mother was highlighted and celebrated.  Participants brought their most meaningful images of Mary.  Saturday morning a May crowning celebration was held in the CCW Incarnation Center … [Read more…]

What our Sisters are doing….

Sr. Linda LaMagna will be joining with Bishop Mark Bartchak for a Holy Hour of Prayer before the Blessed Sacrament on Wednesday, May 12, 2016.  This event will be held at St. Clement Church, 114 Lindberg Ave., Johnstown, from 6-7 p.m. and is geared toward Teens and Young Adults.   Sr. Margie McGuire is hosting … [Read more…]

Paschal Festival Haiti Fet

On April 17 we held our Annual Paschal Festival, now known as our Haiti Fet.  The word “Fet” in Haitian Creole means “celebration,” and we truly celebrated our relationship with the Little Sisters of the Incarnation and the people of Haiti.  Along with a wonderful meal, a Silent Auction, and lots of fun and conversation, … [Read more…]

2016 Haiti Trip

Our 2016 Mission Trip to Haiti is underway!  Travelers left on Saturday, January 9 and arrived in Haiti on Monday, January 11, 2016.   Lots of work is being done to help the Little Sisters of the Incarnation.   Part of the work involves unpacking the sea container that was shipped to Haiti in October … [Read more…]