Franciscan Renewal Center

How will you focus your ways during Lenten days?

 Count the days! Ash Wednesday was only 11 days ago, yet no one is counting the days until Easter except for Liturgists, those preparing to be received into the Church during the Easter Vigil and those completing their… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Saturday, February 28, 2015

We invite you to take 3 minutes in prayer with us. Pause, Read, Reflect…  Pause: Take a moment to center yourself. Focus on your breath. As you breathe, call to mind the challenges of the past week —… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Friday, February 27, 2015

We invite you to take 3 minutes in prayer with us. Pause, Read, Reflect…  Pause: Take a moment to center yourself. Focus on your breath. As you breathe in, recount one by one the good things of the… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Thursday, February 26, 2015

We invite you to take 3 minutes in prayer with us. Pause, Read, Reflect… Pause: Take a moment to center yourself. Focus on your breath. As you breathe in, invite God in — His love, His goodness and… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Wednesday, February 25, 2015

We invite you to take 3 minutes in prayer with us. Pause, Read, Reflect…  Pause: Take a moment to center yourself. Focus on your breath. As you breathe in, repeat the prayer, “Jesus I trust in You.” Allow… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Tuesday, February 24, 2015

We invite you to take 3 minutes in prayer with us. Pause, Read, Reflect… Pause: Take a moment to center yourself. Focus on your breath. As you breathe in, invite God in — His love, His goodness —… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Monday, February 23, 2015

We invite you to take 3 minutes in prayer with us. Pause, Read, Reflect…  Pause: Take a moment to center yourself. Focus on your breath. As you breathe in, invite God in — His love, His goodness and… Read More

Simple Thoughts: 1st Sunday of Lent

Wednesday began the season of Lent. (If the ashes & purple everywhere didn’t give it away for you, now you know.) As we start this season, our scriptures call us to reflect on the orientation of our heart…. Read More

Our Lenten Journey is Under Way

We probably all have great determination to live a better life when we begin the Lenten season.  But will our resolve be just as strong come Holy Week?  For many, what Lent brings to mind is giving up… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Saturday, February 21, 2015

We invite you to take 3 minutes in prayer with us. Pause, Read, Reflect…  Pause: Take a moment to center yourself. Focus on your breath. As you breathe, call to mind the challenges of the past week —… Read More

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