Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

Sister Sarah's Focus

Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

Sister Sarah's Focus

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As Sister Sarah Crotty walks through the Focus on Renewal Community Center, she doesn't get far before she is stopped for a question, a prayer, or a hug.

"The number one thing for me is presence and listening. I do a lot of listening."

Sister Sarah, a nun with the Sisters of Saint Joseph in Baden, was trained as a social worker and worked in the public sector and in health care before joining Focus on Renewal 10 years ago. Her upbringing and her faith lead her to serve others.

"My Christian faith teaches me that all people are worthy and all people matter and all people are images of God. The social justice piece of Catholic teaching was always big with my parents and it got passed onto me."

Focus on Renewal has been serving the McKees Rocks community for over 45 years. …

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