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.

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

February 2017 – Vol. 50, No3

In this issue:

  • Virtue: Forgiveness
  • Where Are Your Wounds?
  • Listening With Attention And Understanding
  • Playing Our Parts In Life’s Story
  • You Can’t Have One Without The Other
  • The Divine Exchange
  • Director’s Letter
  • A Visit To One Of Agape’s Centers Of Formation
  • Sharing Our Gifts With Love
  • Word Worth Noting
  • Our Readers Gladly Write…
  • Holy Teenager To St. Francis’s Companion In Piety
  • Confession As Communication With God And Our Community
  • Love Of Christ – February – Show Your Love For Christ

November 2016 – Vol. 50, No. 2

In this issue:

  • Virtue – Temperance
  • Eyes On The Spiritual Prize
  • St. Anthony’s Words Of Wisdom
  • St. Gertrude’s Powerful Prayer For Souls
  • Keeping Mass Alive
  • The Basis Of Faith
  • Director’s Letter
  • Good News From The Valley Of the Angels 2016 Wrap Up Shows It Was A Great Year
  • A Hard Day’s Night
  • Words Worth Noting
  • Our Readers Gladly Write….
  • How St. Dymphna’s Courage Continues Today
  • Keeping The Christ In Christmas
  • Taking A page From The Pope’s Prayer Book