When we feel discouraged, sad, rejected, despairing or desperate, where can we run? Spirituality – Running to God is a web-site devised by 3 spiritual leaders to help you on your pathway to eternity. Every two weeks, through audios and writings, we will be adding to this treasury of spiritual insight.
Ronda Chervin received a Ph.D. in Philosophy from Fordham University and an MA in Religious Studies from Notre Dame Apostolic Institute. She is a widow, mother, and grandmother.
Ronda converted to the Catholic Faith from a Jewish, though atheistic, background and has been a Professor of Philosophy and Theology at Loyola Marymount University, the Seminary of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, Franciscan University of Steubenville and at Holy Apostles College and Seminary in Connecticut. She is an international speaker and author of some fifty books about Catholic thought, practice and spirituality.
Ronda is currently discerning being a consecrated widow in an ecclesial movement in Connecticut. For more about it, visit RondaChervin.com which you'll find in the left-side Links menu.
Dr. Ronda is currently teaching philosophy at Holy Apostles College and Seminary in Cromwell, Connecticut.
Bob and Evelyn Olson are Catholic lay evangelists living in Cromwell, Connecticut. They are proud to be parents and grandparents.
Bob once owned several radio stations in Michigan. For 35 years he broadcast Division One college hockey and other sports around the country. He was associated with Michigan Tech University and is a member of their Sports Hall of Fame and the National College Hockey Hall of Fame. He led Chapels for the sports teams at Michigan Tech.
Bob is an avid runner and has run the Boston Marathon 8 times and around Lake Superior 1120 miles (50 miles a day for 21 days).
In 2001 Bob went fulltime into ministry with Presentation Ministries in Cincinnati, Ohio with Father Al Lauer. Bob and his wife, Evelyn, were directors of the Disciple Retreat Center in Peebles. Ohio for four years. In 2006 they moved to New England to work with Father Bill McCarthy at My Father’s House in parish renewal. They are members of the Unbound Inner Healing team at the Hartford Archdiocese Catholic Charismatic Renewal Office.
Still connected with Presentation Ministries, Bob and Evelyn travel around the country conducting seminars and conferences and equipping disciples for Jesus Christ. Bob is head of the Radio Ministry for PM and supplies Catholic radio stations around the world with a 15 minute daily radio program on the daily Mass readings by the late Father Al Lauer, founder of Presentation Ministries.
Bob and Evelyn have both been baptized in the Holy Spirit and are leaders of the Prayer Group at St John’s parish in Middletown.
Our mission statement is: “The Spirit of the Lord is upon me. Therefore he has anointed me. He has sent me to bring glad tidings to the poor, to proclaim liberty to the captives, recovery of sight to the blind and release of prisoners from confinement, to announce a year of favor from the Lord.” Luke 4:18-19
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