FMA Focus Newsletter

A quarterly spiritual and mission magazine, FMA Focus is mailed free of charge to anyone who requests information. It promotes the spiritual life of recipients while it helps inform them of the activities of the Friars and Sisters mission work in the world.

June 2018 – Vol. 51, No. 4

In this issue:

  • Virtue: Awareness
  • The Mercy Of The Sacred Heart
  • Making Today Count With Conscious Acts Of Discipline
  • Modeling St. Anthony’s Courtesy
  • Traveling With Some Summer Saints
  • Persistence In One’s Work St. Monica
  • Director’s Letter
  • Saving Lives And Reducing Suffering
  • Tucking In God’s Little Angels
  • Words Worth Noting
  • Our Readers Gladly Write…
  • Trust In God.
  • Patience In Prayer
  • How Poverty Of The Pocket Means Richness Of The Soul

February 2018 – Vol. 51, No. 3

In this issue:

  • Virtue: Prudence
  • Loving God All Through Lent
  • Those Radical Prophets
  • God’s Rewrite Of Anthony’s Plan
  • Lenten Penances
  • Becoming Like St. Francis
  • Director’s Letter
  • From Humble Beginnings A Spiritual Empire is Grown
  • Taking Down Fences
  • Words Worth Noting
  • Our Readers Gladly Write….
  • The Sacrament Of The Present Moment
  • Making The Most Of Your Sacrifices
  • Seeing St. Joseph In Today’s Youth

November 2017 – Vol 51, No 2

In this issue:

  • Virtue: Hope
  • King Of Your Life
  • Ordinary To Extraordinary – Saint Stories
  • Life In Glory St. Anthony
  • Those Gone Before Us
  • Martyr – Patron Of A Difficult Century
  • Director’s Letter
  • Home Is Where The Hugs Are
  • Raising The Poor To Heaven – The Village Fiesta
  • Words Worth Noting
  • Our Readers Gladly Write…
  • Becoming Like Little Children
  • Christmas Tree, Wreath And Christmas Crib
  • The Power And Beauty Of Christmas Mass

September 2017 – Vol. 51, No. 1

In this issue:

  • Virtue: Faith
  • Our Lady’s Rosary Today
  • A Sad Farewell After A Lifetime Of Service
  • Helping The Poor – God’s Work – Corporal And Spiritual Works
  • God’s Guidance In Following St. Anthony
  • The Purpose of Life
  • Director’s Letter
  • Mis Hijos – My Sons
  • Agape Wins Awards And Continues To Grow In God’s Love
  • Words Worth Noting
  • Our Readers Gladly Write…
  • Mary’s Many Sorrows
  • The Habit of Prayer
  • Father Forgive Them

June 2017 – Vol. 50, No. 4

In this issue:

  • Virtue: Fortitude
  • God, The Church and Change
  • Opening Our Eyes To God’s Presence
  • Letters Form Heaven
  • Summer’s Special Opportunities To See The Face Of God
  • Perseverance In Prayer
  • Director’s Letter
  • Franciscan Sisters of The Immaculate Conception At Agape
  • He Gave All He Had And God Returned The Favor
  • Words Worth Noting
  • Our Readers Gladly Write…
  • Christ’s Love Is For Us
  • Example Of Fortitude
  • St. Anthony’s Fidelity