Archive for December, 2011

December 22, 2011

Bob Jacobs, L’Arche community member

In L’Arche, we take journeys together. The destination is always a deeper relationship with each other and a gentler way of ….

December 22, 2011

Denny Cumber, volunteer

I am honored to spend time sharing my life with my ‘adopted’ family at L’Arche. We cook, eat, pray, play, share ….

December 22, 2011

Pierre Sanders, L’Arche community member

My favorite moment is when we are sitting on the couch, and for no reason whatsoever Francene grabs my hand and ….

December 22, 2011

Emily Conron, University of Notre Dame Summer Service Learning Project student

It is good that no one of us can ever be “good enough.” It is good because our shortcomings, the cracks ….

December 22, 2011

Fr. Ray Kemp, SJ, Professor of Theology, Georgetown University

You have no idea what your presence meant to the group of wonderful kids I had this year. You changed minds ….

December 22, 2011

Erik Goldschmidt, Executive Vice-President, FADICA

Learning L’Arche’s history, hearing the wonderful stories as well as meeting your community firsthand was a true gift for the participants ….

December 22, 2011

Maria Gillen, community member’s sister

What I was really looking for was a place that shared my beliefs and values that every human – no matter ….

December 22, 2011

Rev. Tim Malone, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, Arlington

L’Arche is a model for us as a Christian community.

December 22, 2011

Mary Ann Carmody, RN, BSN, AASECT-Certified Sexuality Educator

Every person in a L’Arche home is treated and nurtured and loved as an individual. Every issue, big or small, is ….

December 22, 2011

Bill Zavarello, L’Arche neighbor and friend

The way L’Arche integrates core people into society breaks down barriers and misimpressions. By doing that they’re changing the world.

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