Franciscan Renewal Center

Simple Thoughts: 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time

“For Your imperishable spirit is in all things!” These words from the first reading set up the rest of what we hear this weekend perfectly. ~ Take a moment and imagine all of creation… Think about the vastness… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Saturday, October 29, 2016

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, October 28, 2016 (Feast of Saints Simon & Jude, Apostles)

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… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Thursday, October 27, 2016

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: Wednesday, October 26, 2016

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.”… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Tuesday, October 25, 2016

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, October 24, 2016

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

Simple Thoughts: 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time

The Gospel today is addressed to those who are “convinced of their own righteousness.” (It can be easy for any of us to fall into that crowd.) The Pharisee quickly recounts all the wonderful things he does right… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Saturday, October 22, 2016

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, October 21, 2016

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… Read More

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