April 29, 2014
Answering the call I heard in my heart to pursue my vocation with the Sisters of Mercy has taken me places I never would have imagined. Specifically, it brought me to income taxes.
When I began my formal discernment process, I realized that my lifestyle would have to change, and as I became open to follow where God led, I moved back to my hometown of Savannah, Georgia. I had a volunteer position to substitute for one of the Mercy high school religion teachers for a month. As my month of teaching was drawing to a close, I had a meeting with my vocations director, Sister Sue W., and she said, “Well, Kell, now that you’re teaching position is winding down, what’s next?” I had absolutely no idea. She told me that Sister Pat B. was looking for volunteers to prepare taxes for two months and if I had the time I should look into it. Read More