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 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

September 2016 – Vol. 50, No. 1

In this issue:

  • Virtue: Justice
  • Our Lady’s USA
  • How To Be Happy
  • The Continued Surprise Of God’s Love
  • Harmony And Compatibility
  • Prayer, A Conversation With A Close Friend
  • Director’s Letter
  • Agape’s New Housing – Continues The Mission Of Love
  • Entertaining Angels
  • Words Worth Noting
  • Our Readers Gladly Write…
  • Divine Angels Of Strength – Watch Over Us
  • Year Of Mercy
  • Renewed In Spirit

June 2016 – Vol. 49, No. 4

In this issue:

  • Virtue: Trust
  • Holy Mass In Your Life: Summer, Fall, Winter, Spring
  • Celebrating God’s Love And Mercy
  • Living The Faith – All Year Long
  • The Whole-Hearted Beauty Of St. Anthony
  • Supporting Our Difficult Decisions – With Mercy And Grace
  • Director’s Letter
  • Agape Continues To Grow In God’s Love
  • Our Angel Missioners
  • Words Worth Noting
  • Our Readers Gladly Write…
  • Summer Guide To Keeping Close To Christ
  • Seeing Summer Through A Different Lens
  • Comforting With Silent Prayer