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.
Study – ECHO Episode 28: Strengthen Your Family
Watch – What's What In The Church
Listen – Ode to Saint Cecilia
Read – The Way of the Disciple
Kid’s Choice -- JoyToons, The Brother Francis Song Collection!
Study – ECHO Episode 36: Jesus Taught Us to Pray
Watch – Luminous Mysteries
Listen – Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal And St. Catherine Labouré
Read – Mystery of the Kingdom
Kid’s Choice -- The Suitcase
Study – Anima: Kenosis
Watch – Ready Reasons - Was the Immaculate Conception Necessary?
Listen – Come, Lord Jesus
Read – Faith Basics: Understanding Catholic Teaching on the Blessed Virgin Mary
Kid’s Choice -- Twenty Tales of Irish Saints
Study – Symbolon Knowing the Faith, Session 4: The Story of Salvation
Watch – The Story of the Nativity
Listen – The Story of Christmas
Read – God Sent His Son: A Contemporary Christology
Kid’s Choice -- Brother Francis: O Holy Night