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Programs Which Foster Dignity and Hope
in the Sacred Process of All Life


Two Locations. One Mission.

Since our founding by the Franciscan Sisters of the Eucharist in 1972, the Franciscan Life Process Center has assisted in the education, healthy development and cultural enrichment of individuals and communities of people throughout the greater Grand Rapids area and Kent County.

Our Mission:  To promote a relationship with God that brings dignity and hope to the sacred process of all life through programs that assist, educate, enrich and inform.

Events

Upcoming Events

Jul
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9:30 am Franciscan Artists @ Lowell Campus
Franciscan Artists @ Lowell Campus
Jul 24 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
Franciscan Artists @ Lowell Campus | Lowell | Michigan | United States
The Franciscan Artists consists of a group of artists from the West Michigan area who meet from 9:30 am to 3:00 pm every Wednesday at our Lowell Campus.  Kathy Bechtel, art director, brings in an artist once a month to demonstrate new techniques and/or to get the artists started on a new activity. Cost: $7.50
Jul
25
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5:30 pm Bowl-a-Rama @ Northfield Lanes
Bowl-a-Rama @ Northfield Lanes
Jul 25 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Bowl-a-Rama @ Northfield Lanes | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
What Is It? Bowl-a-Rama is a great night of fun for both adults and kids and a great way to get involved and make a difference. 100% of our proceeds go directly to the Franciscan Life Process Center so we can continue to fund the administrative needs that support our services. How Can You Help? Come bowl![...]
6:30 pm Introduction to NFP/FABM @ Grand Rapids Campus
Introduction to NFP/FABM @ Grand Rapids Campus
Jul 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This one-time session is perfect for anyone looking for basic information about Natural Family Planning, also known as a Fertility Awareness Based Method (FABM) of family planning. Please register by July 14 by contacting Laura Chapin at 616-319-3841 or email lchapin@lifeprocesscenter.org.

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Men’s Retreat, July 16, 2019

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Services and Programs

Our programs and services have grown since our humble beginnings and continue to serve West Michigan. Be a part of our future as we move ahead. Here are some of our programs:

Art Program

Art Program

Art Program

An entire palette of services – workshops, retreats, local artists sessions – a colorful variety of events for artists of all ages.

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Counseling

Counseling

Counseling services are based on a belief in the inherent dignity of each individual and the potential for growth in each person.

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Fertility Care

Fertility Care

Our FertilityCare practitioners offer consultation and education for couples in this life-giving method.

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Land Experiences

Land Experiences

Land Experiences

Animals, gardens, an orchard, a vineyard, natural woods and trails and all sorts of work projects await you!

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Meeting Facilities

Meeting Facilities

Meeting Facilities

Consider holding your next meeting or staff retreat at our serene rural setting; overnight accommodations are also available.
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Music Lessons

Music Lessons

Discover your untapped musical ability or perfect your already honed skills with the guidance of our music instructors.

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Music Therapy

Music Therapy

Music Therapy

Our Music Therapy services have helped hundreds of children and adults live a more integrated life. Find out more.
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Retreats

Retreats

Retreats

Need time apart for reflection and prayer to gain a new perspective? Our retreats are for groups and individuals.
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