Entries by Sarah Estrada

Jesuit Volunteer Reflects: Stay at the Table

With a month and a half left in my year, and my inherent wandering and worrying mind, I’m trying to stay at the table.

Jesuit Volunteer Reflects: I Can Make Really Good Instant Noodles

I firmly believe in the importance of having shared experiences in formulating relationships as well as having similarities when it comes to getting to know others. But sometimes, it takes being in uncomfortable positions to better understand who I am, where I have been, and ultimately, who I can be.

JV Reflects: On Leaving, Returning and Reflecting on “Home”

Although I am far from family and friends in California, working with and for these children teaches me that finding one’s home is a journey which requires vulnerability and an openness to have one’s reality broken open and rebuilt by love.