Mother and daughter share their faith together at the Gather Us In 2013 women’s conference

With only one week left to register for the Gather Us In 2013 women’s conference, think about taking your daughter with you. Here is a story of a mother and daughter who are attending their third conference together. Several mothers and daughters are coming – join us in Worcester, MA on November 2nd.

The Commission for Women of the Diocese of Worcester, MA

Chris Farmer went to her first Gather Us In women’s conference in 2007. “I was just blown away the by magnitude of the number of women who were gathering to learn more about their faith,” she says.

Looking around the room teeming with women, she was disheartened at the sea of white and grey hair. In her forties, Mrs, Farmer became concerned that the faith that meant so much to her was aging out. “I didn’t realize it would be so visible,” she says.

Despite that observation the 2007 conference proved to be such a positive experience that Mrs. Farmer attended again in 2009. The combination of inspiring keynote addresses by Paula D’Arcy and Immaculée Ilibagiza and the fellowship she enjoyed with other like-minded women resulted in a new appreciation of her beliefs. “I understood how deep and rich our faith is,” she says.

chris and katieAs a result of her experience…

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