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Wake up with purpose! : what I've learned in my first hundred years

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  • 18 of 37 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
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Orleans Town and Twp PL - Orleans 921 SCH (Text) 36870000507986 New Materials Checked out 06/06/2023

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  • ISBN: 9781400333516
  • ISBN: 1400333512
  • Physical Description: print
    xiii, 222 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: [New York] : Harper Select, [2023]

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Formatted Contents Note: Prologue -- It starts with belief -- The blessings of acceptance -- The power of dreams -- Becoming a teacher -- Coach Jean -- Principal Jean -- Mundelein -- War and peace -- Loyola -- Jumping into hoops -- Worship, work, win -- From arch madness to March madness -- The Sister Jean bounce -- The Final Four -- Wins and losses, hellos and goodbyes -- That old community spirit -- Getting old and staying young -- Epilogue: Life and death.
Summary, etc.: The beloved chaplain of Loyola University's men's basketball team offers a memoir of her life of service along with common sense wisdom and spiritual guidance from one hundred years of living.
"Part memoir and part spiritual guide, Wake Up with Purpose! captures the humor, wisdom, and common sense that have made Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt an icon of faith and joy. Join Sister Jean on an inspiring journey through her first century of life, and discover the universal themes that connect us all -- from the power of listening to the heavenly joy of a good belly laugh"--Dust jacket flap.
Subject: Schmidt, Jean Dolores 1919-
Nuns Illinois Chicago Biography
Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Dubuque, Iowa)
Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Dubuque, Iowa)
Loyola Ramblers (Basketball team)
Basketball fans Illinois Chicago Biography
Spiritual life
Genre: Autobiographies.
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