Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration (FSPA)

Modern Lives. Sacred Traditions.


Discerning, igniting a revolution of peace

What would happen if we woke up and fostered peace and positivity instead of hate and greed?

Sister Jean: Praying

Movement ... mindfulness ... self ... love ... presence: Sister Jean's Franciscan Way.

Crisis reveals goodness

Walking together — through life changers like discernment — takes courage and conviction but also generates power to shape the future.

Imagination inspires vision in discernment

Discernment: imagining yourself in new climates, cultures an invitation from God. 

Viewing relationships in a discernment eclipse

What happens when parents, friends experience their own moments of obscurity in your discernment?

Obituaries and celebrating St. Clare

Your obituary: will it speak to your courage, service, voice, gifts?

Community, prayer, gift

Community gathers, grateful for prayers, all is gift!

Diamonds in our midst

Commitment to prayer, service polishes their priceless lives.

Distraction

What are you finding within the diversion of distraction in discernment?

Unpredictability, overwhelming beauty coexist

Discernment: soaking up spring storms and the greening world around us.

Grumbling through the desert of discernment

Traveling through your own Egypt experience for the cool waters of friendship, understanding and companionship in discernment.

Sharing courage to walk in darkness and light

Does love want others to lose in order for someone to win?

Service Saturday: mutuality at its core

Service and discernment: are you open to the idea that God co-creates with you the future?

Transforming the power of snow

Is it snowing in your world of discernment?

Advent light and joy: the vocation that may shine from deep inside you

The searing questions we hear on the lips of Jesus are held in tension with this sense of Advent joy.

The hope and conversion in Christmas

The clear invitation of the Advent season: amidst the work make way for hope in our hearts, hope in discernment.

Following the light

Discernment: following the light of daily reflection

Discerning in the face of fear

God recognizes and welcomes us, costumed or not.

Carrying the wounds of the cross

How is your life marked--celebrated--as a discerning follower of Jesus?

Earthquakes: when ground is no longer solid

Discerning through the dust of spiritual earthquakes: a readiness and responsiveness to what becomes unearthed.


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