There is no recipe… just a path along which we journey, with maybe some doubts along the way.
There’s no user’s manual, since each calling is as unique as the human person it is addressed to.
Listening, prayer, deep reflection, allowing others to accompany her…such are the “traveling bags” a woman takes with her once she has freely chosen to walk this way. A path of growth opens up before those who express the desire to share the life and dream of the Little Sisters of Jesus.
Initial formation is a long road, extending over ten or twelve years. It often requires a person to open her heart to universality, to welcoming difference, to leaving her own country and learning a new language.
Every dimension of her being is involved so she can become capable of growing in freedom and of witnessing to the intimacy of God’s love.