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) 223-4577.
Opening the Word
Click here to view a weekly video reflection on Sunday Mass readings. Registration is not necessary to view this resource.
FORMED Topical Index
Click here to view Topical Index.
Click here to view Topical Index by Liturgical Year.
Recommendations for Summer
Audio – Pure Fatherhood
Book – Understanding “Our Father”
Movie – Hostia
Program – 33 Days to Morning Glory: Orientation and Introduction
June 25 & July 2
Audio – Truth & Life Bible: Pauls Letters
Book – Crossbows & Crucifixes
Movie – Paul of Tarsus
Program – 33 Days to Morning Glory: Week 1-St. Louis de Montfort
July 9 & July 16
Audio – St. Kateri Tekakwitha
Book – Mary in the Middle Ages
Movie – Saint Maria Goretti
Program – 33 Days to Morning Glory: Week 2-St. Maximillian Kolbe
July 23 & July 30
Audio – Discernment of Spirits
Book – The Little Oratory
Movie – The Way of St. James
Program – 33 Days to Morning Glory: Week 3-St. Teresa of Calcutta
Aug 6 & Aug 13
Audio – This Changes Everything
Book – Bible Stories for Little Children
Movie – Life for Life
Program – 33 Days to Morning Glory: Week 4-Pope St. John Paul II
August 20 & August 27
Recommendations for Easter Season 2017
Below are links to Formed content recommended by St. Francis staff to help enrich your Easter Season. If you have not created an account on Formed.org, please register at Formed.org, enter our Parish Code JGXN3K, and create a personal account with your username/email and password. If you have already created an account for Formed.org, click the direct links below, login and view.
Audio – St. Joseph: Patron of the Universal Church
Book – The Young People’s Book of Saints