If you're a minister, you understand the amount of time and energy that goes into helping build the Kingdom. The Church in West Virginia wouldn't be able to function without hardworking individuals like yourself. We get to see the amazing things that you do for our Church but we are curious about the things that make you, you! What are your hobbies? What makes you laugh? What is your favorite spot in this great state of West Virginia? Check out the Q&A below to learn about some pretty great people.
Sr. Maria Rukwishuro SJI Q. At which parish do you currently serve? A. Immaculate Conception Parish, Clarksburg Q. How long have you been involved in ministry? A. 14 years Q. What's your favorite spot in West Virginia? A. Snowshoe Q. Describe your perfect pepperoni roll A. Tomaro's Pepperoni Rolls Q. Tell us about your family A. Originally from Zimbabwe. I have two brothers and sisters and am the middle child. Born and raised Catholic. Q. What's your favorite way to pray? A. Adoration Q. What are your hobbies or special interests? A. I love basketball Q. What's been the funniest thing you've experienced during your time in ministry? A. Every year when I am teaching the commandments and we arrive at the 6th (You Shall Not Kill) kids will just like say, " Oh Sr. Let us just skip that one!" Q. Are there any upcoming events in your parish that you would like us to highlight? A. Feast of The Immaculate Conception, Big Feast of our Parish- December 8 December 9, Youth Christmas Santa Gift exchange from 5-7 PM Q. What drew you to ministry? A. A love of the Children Q. What is it that keeps you in ministry? A. My prayer life Q. Do you have any advice for other youth ministers? A. Be organized and speak the Gospel!