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 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

February 2016 – Vol. 49, No.3

In this issue:

  • Virtue: Inner Peace
  • Giving And Accepting The Kiss Of peace
  • Following Christ’s Way Through The Stations Of The Cross
  • A Hymn, A Revelation And A prayer Of Peace
  • Music Is Prayer Too – Yes, In Church
  • Solving The Problem Of Distraction
  • Director’s Letter
  • My New Beginning
  • Fifteen Years Of Caring For The Elderly And The Forgotten
  • Words Worth Noting
  • Our Readers Gladly Write…
  • No One Knows The Mind Of God
  • Lenten Penance – Personal And Together With Others
  • How To Listen For The Gentle Whisper Of God’s Will – Tapping On The Door Of Our Hearts

November 2015 – Vol. 49, No. 2

In this issue:

  • Virtue: Joy
  • Oh Lord, Help Us Look Out The Window
  • Christmas In Eastern Europe Or “O Come, All Ye Faithful, Joyful And …” God’s ‘Gift’ In Many Cultures – Worldwide
  • Still Waiting For Your Invitation
  • The Feast Of St. Nicholas – Bishop
  • St. Francis And His Radical Way To Gather Followers
  • Director’s Letter
  • An Old Friend Visits Agape
  • The Yoke’s On Me
  • Words Worth Noting
  • Our Readers Gladly Write…
  • Anthony And The Holy Family
  • The Spiritual Resources Of The Church In Us…
  • Recalling The Power Of God – St. Peregrine