Franciscan Renewal Center

In Giving, We Receive

We are building a new church, then we will be underway with a Community Life Center. Just as we gathered together during the Capital Campaign to follow Father Joe’s request to build without debt, we must be realistic… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Wednesday, November 30, 2016 (Feast of Saint Andrew, Apostle)

Take 3 minutes in prayer… 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 the prayer to center yourself… Read More

Light For The Journey

In faith and with hope, we begin the Season of Advent this week with its first candle. With Mary and Joseph, we wait for Christ, the Advent candles lighting the way for us. We welcome this light, and… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Take 3 minutes in prayer… 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 repeat the phrase, “I… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Monday, November 28, 2016

Take 3 minutes in prayer… 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 all the gifts He has given… Read More

We are grateful for you!

We all have a choice for our spiritual home. We are blessed with 2,440 households who consider themselves members of Our Lady of the Angels Conventual Church. The living legacies of Sts. Francis and Clare empower each of… Read More

Pope Quotes to put your Faith in Action

For the last year, the Faith in Action Ministries have focused on the Year of Mercy at their ministry meetings with prayers that invited us to explore a theme related to mercy with Scripture passages, quotes from Pope… Read More

A New Force in Development

November marks my 12th Anniversary at the Franciscan Renewal Center.  I have been blessed to have worked in Meetings & Conferences that entire time, helping nonprofits from across the country plan their meetings and retreats on our campus. … Read More

The Grass is Always Greener!

One of the first things that people often say when they visit the Franciscan Renewal Center is how inviting the space makes them feel. Our grounds are an integral part of the experience at the “Casa,” and our… Read More

Does mercy go back on the shelf?

The Year of Mercy is quickly coming to an end on the Feast of Christ the King, next Sunday, but does that mean we put mercy back on a shelf?  ABSOLUTELY NOT!  What you and I have witnessed… Read More

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