Franciscan Renewal Center

Daily Prayer Break: Thursday, April 30, 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, April 29, 2015 (Memorial of Saint Catherine of Siena, Virgin and Doctor of the Church)

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, April 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 in, invite God in — His love, His goodness —… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Monday, April 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, invite God in — His love, His goodness and… Read More

Simple Thoughts: 4th Sunday of Easter

Jesus, the Good Shepherd, knows us. ~ It’s a truly humbling thought to know that the God of the universe, the maker of heaven and earth, the Creator, the Savior, the King of kings and Lord of lords,… Read More

Do you recognize His voice?

 “…and the sheep follow him because they recognize his voice.” We’ve probably all heard this reading more than once in our lifetimes. The first few times I heard it, I thought it was ridiculous. How would a sheep recognize… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Monday, April 20, 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: 3rd Sunday of Easter

The revelation of the resurrection is a call to conversion. ~ Our Gospel begins with the end of the Emmaus story. The two journeying on the road were so blinded by their own notions of who Jesus was,… Read More

Can you still feel that great Easter joy?

Happy Easter! Can you still feel that great Easter joy? Sometimes it can get away from us and we have to remind ourselves that we are an Easter people. Jesus has fulfilled all that the Scriptures and the prophets… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Saturday, April 18, 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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