This week we conclude our month long focus Celebrating our Heritage and Creating our Legacy. This week we focus on creating an environment for individual and collective flourishing. Flourishing is defined as “to grow or develop in a healthy or vigorous way, especial...
Heritage and legacy are not myth and magic, yet there may be times that we focus on the myth of Saint Francis, Saint Clare and Mother Clara, and believe the future will emerge like magic without our attention now.
Community is an inheritance that we have received from St. Francis, the "Universal Brother", and it is the environment in which our Franciscan values and spirituality must grow and develop. Community supports our sense of belonging … to God, to one another, and to all of creation.
We begin our month long focus Celebrating our Heritage and Creating our Legacy. This first week we are reminded of the rich heritage we hold as followers of St. Francis of Assisi in the spirit of Mother Clara Pfaender.
Franciscan Federation 2015 - Wheaton Franciscan Honoree
Franciscan Federation 2014 – Sr. Georgene Wilson Wheaton Franciscan Honoree