Author Archives: Jill Preisack

About Jill Preisack

Jill Preisack was born in St. Louis, Missouri and received a Bachelor of Science degree at Truman State University (formerly called Northeast Missouri State University). While working in business and mortgage services, she discovered her calling to the consecrated life in Regnum Christi. Jill has been consecrated for 20 years and since then she has completed a Master’s degree from the John Paul II Institute on Marriage and the Family in Rome and a bachelor’s degree in Education from Anahuac University in Mexico. She is currently finishing her degree in Pastoral Work and Religious Studies. Over the years, Jill has worked extensively with girls and young women, giving spiritual guidance, directing retreats, camps, conventions, missions and outreach activities. She arrives to Chicago from Atlanta where she worked in campus ministry at Holy Spirit Preparatory School for the past eight years, overseeing the faith and sacramental formation for students, teachers and parents. She is currently working at Mater Ecclesiae College in Greenville, RI

Why we have hope

How can you love if you have not experienced it?  How can you forgive if you have not received it?  How can you have hope if you have not known that it exists? We all have the graces to learn … Continue reading

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Unconditional Love

Love WITHOUT conditions.  Love DESPITE the conditions, my own conditions and the conditions others place before me.  Love BEYOND conditions.  Love where conditions have been placed.  Learn to love WITH the conditions.  Learn to love on HIS conditions.  Love encompasses … Continue reading

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Love 70 x 7

70 x 7 is endless or at least meant to be endless.  It extends beyond our natural realm, natural capacities.  70 x 7 is a calling to love more deeply, to truly understand what forgiveness is meant to be.  70 … Continue reading

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Reconciliation and healing

God is love, the author of love and reconciliation.  God is the principle of reconciliation, the source of it.  Through Him all things, all persons can be reconciled.  Without Him, nothing can be reconciled.  We are reconciled and we can … Continue reading

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The Heart that hangs on the Cross

Jesus died praying, Jesus died forgiving my sins, Jesus died thinking of me; Jesus died loving and praying.  Therefore, His death doesn’t speak of death, His death speaks of life; His death speaks of love.  Do you see the heart … Continue reading

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A Heart of Beatitudes

Last summer, I had the opportunity spend a day at Six Flags, something I’d never thought I would do in my consecrated life!   At one point, we rode an intense roller coaster called the “Raging Bull”.  (The name fits the … Continue reading

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The Letter and a Healed Heart

“Well she did it! “She wrote the letter!”  The woman sitting across from me looked at me with a strange mixture of joyful excitement and yet with eyes that still beheld some type of unspoken sadness.  At first I just … Continue reading

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