10 Ways to Nurture Vocations in the Family
Pray daily together as a family in thanskgiving, for guidance, for forgiveness.
Talk with your children about their hopes and dreams, gifts and talents, worries and concerns.
Share meals together as often as possible.
Tell stories about family history, traditions, memories of your own youth- the good and the bad.
Decide together your family goals and what your biggest do’s and don’ts are.
Be active in your parish and your community. Encourage children to participate.
Fight & Forgive
Teach family members to fight fair and forgive easily.
Talk about the women and men, including Sisters, Brothers, Priests, who have had an influence on you.
Have fun being together each day. Find something to enjoy and work to reduce stress among all.
National Religious Vocation Conference,
The Role of the Family in Nurturing Vocations to Religious Life and the