St. Francis of Assisi Church is a partner in the exciting 24/7 on-line web-based digital formation series, FORMED, produced by the Augustine Institute and Ignatius Press.
FORMED is designed to help adults grow in their faith at all levels – how we think, how we pray, and how we live. FORMED also includes a growing list of resources for children. Access is FREE to all St. Francis of Assisi Church parishioners and their families anywhere, anytime on computers, tablets, or phones.
How to Register
• Go to Formed.org
• Enter our Parish Code JGXN3K on the homepage
• Create a personal account with your user name/email and password
• Start enjoying the best Catholic content all in one place!
In the future, log in by going directly to Formed.org and entering your user name/email and password. If you have questions or need help, contact the Adult Faith Office at (515) 440-1030.
Opening the Word
Click here to view a weekly video reflection on Sunday Mass readings. Registration is not necessary to view this resource.
May 26 & Jun 2
Study – Elements of the Catholic Mass: E16 Liturgist and Liturgiologist
Watch – Saint Philip Neri or Joan of Arc
Listen – What Every Couple Should Know about Marriage and Prayer or Calming the Emotional Storms
Read – The Last Crusader or Joan of Arc
Kid’s Choice -- The Whisper in the Ruins
Jun 9 & 16
Study – Elements of the Catholic Mass: E17 Vestments Part I
Watch – Prayer: A Surge of the Heart
Listen – Pure Fatherhood
Read – Understanding "Our Father"
Kid’s Choice -- The Wiseman and the Fool
Jun 23 & 30
Study – Elements of the Catholic Mass: E18 Vestments Part II
Watch – Faith of Our Fathers
Listen – How to Bring Fallen-Away Catholics Back to the Church
Read – The School of Nazareth
Kid’s Choice -- Brother Francis: The Saints