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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

Feb
22
Fri
6:00 pm Theology of the Body for Teens
Theology of the Body for Teens
Feb 22 @ 6:00 pm – Feb 23 @ 9:30 pm
Theology of the Body for Teens
Theology of the Body for Teens – an authentic vision for love and life in response to moral issues of our time. Session 3 of 3. Theology of the Body for Teens  returns to the Franciscan Life Process Center’s Lowell Campus. This retreat started because parents wanted assistance with teaching their teens Saint Pope John[...]
Feb
26
Tue
9:00 am Embracing Motherhood – Grand Rap... @ Franciscan Life Process Center
Embracing Motherhood – Grand Rap... @ Franciscan Life Process Center
Feb 26 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Embracing Motherhood - Grand Rapids Campus @ Franciscan Life Process Center | Grand Rapids | Michigan | United States
A group for mothers of infants and young children held the second and fourth Tuesday morning of each month, 9:00-10:30 a.m. Lap/nursing children welcome. Click to see flyer.  
1:15 pm Paczki Making with Sister Collee... @ Lowell Campus
Paczki Making with Sister Collee... @ Lowell Campus
Feb 26 @ 1:15 pm – 3:30 pm
Since the Middle Ages, Polish people have been known for their paczki, a rich, deep-fried doughnut filled with stewed prunes. Learn how to make this delicious traditional Polish treat!

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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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