Order VISION 2012--it's free!
NEW: Multilingual poster included in every issue
COPIES OF VISION have begun mailing. If you haven't placed your order for the 2012 issue and free bookmarks, please do so now. New this year: A 16-x-21-inch poster included in every issue.
Please help promote vocations. Make sure your local parish and Catholic schools, campus ministry office, youth ministry, etc have VISION on hand.
Order online or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
P.S. WE DID IT AGAIN! VISION 2011 won three Catholic Press Association Awards. Read details and the judges comments here.
VISION gears up
for World Youth Day in Madrid
VISION VOCATION NETWORK is going to Madrid for World Youth Day (Aug. 16-21). In collaboration with Holy Cross Family Ministries, VISION will have a display in the Palacio de Deportes. Come find us, and pick up some great giveaways with VISION's Likes God logo: gum, stickers, pens, bracelets, and hand sanitizer!
We will be looking for photos, videos, and reports about the experience from attendees. If you're planning on going to World Youth Day this summer, please go to LikesGod.com for more information on VISION's participation and yours!
VISION Vocation Network and VocationMatch.com get a makeover
BASED ON GENEROUS FEEDBACK from our VISION site visitors, we are busy enhancing and improving the functionality of Vocation Match and the design of the VISION Vocation Network website. We will notify you when the new look and features go live and walk you through the changes.
Thanks again to our follow-up survey respondents. Please keep the feedback coming.
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RELIGIOUS LIFE TIMELINE available in a downloadable pdf format on online at the VISION website. Please feel free to copy and distribute.
DISCOUNTED RATES ON THEOLOGY COURSES Your connection with VISION as a discerner, Vocation Director, religious educator, member of a religious institute allows you to receive discounted rates on online theology courses offered through the University of Notre Dame's STEP program. For more information go to the STEP homepage.
Editors are standing by
VISION READERS, please let us know what more we can do to help you in your discernment or ministry. We welcome your feedback. Contact email@example.com.
Please share your own stories on the positive influence priest, brothers, sisters had on you. Email your stories to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
KEEP IN MIND
VISION HAS ANSWERS:
New from Ask Alice
What are the corporal and spiritual works of mercy?
From Sr. Julie answers your vocations questions:
How does a religious community start?
If you don't Match with a community you thought you should, try modifying your VocationMatch.com answers. It may be that you one of your choices makes you incompatible with that community.
Send your profile to communities that intereest you or with whom you've matched. Vocation Directors are skilled at helping people find their where God may be calling them.
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of Top 10 Vocation websites!
LOOK WHO'S INTERESTED
IN RELIGIOUS LIFE
Click here for VISION reader statistics from the past five years--since the inception of VocationMatch.com.
Please log in to VISION's Advertiser/Sponsor area to review your community's response statistics. Log in with your email address and a password you have/will create.
NOTE: In a separte email sent out this week, you will receive a direct link to your community profile to review and update for the VISION 2012 year.
BLOGGERS: Please send us the links to your blogs so we can add them to VISION's extensive Blog Index.
GO AHEAD--GIVE US A PIECE OF YOUR MIND
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