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


Springing into the Future with Hope

In the spirit of St. Francis of Assisi, our staff walks side by side with individuals, families, and groups to awaken their sense of the sacred within daily life through educational, therapeutic and land-based programs offered at our Lowell and Grand Rapids campuses.

Events

Upcoming Events

Jun
1
Thu
9:00 am Bryce Liston-Painting the Draped... @ Franciscan Life Process Center - Lowell Campus
Bryce Liston-Painting the Draped... @ Franciscan Life Process Center - Lowell Campus
Jun 1 @ 9:00 am – Jun 3 @ 3:00 pm
Bryce Liston-Painting the Draped Figure @ Franciscan Life Process Center - Lowell Campus | Lowell | Michigan | United States
This workshop, focusing on the draped figure, will explore the fundamentals of working from life. Students will learn how to confidently and systematically approach the complexities of the most difficult yet most rewarding of all subjects….the human form. Students will work directly with the live model, first in a series of short alla prima poses[...]
6:30 pm Brew – B – Que 2, a Beer Pairing... @ Franciscan Life Process Center
Brew – B – Que 2, a Beer Pairing... @ Franciscan Life Process Center
Jun 1 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Enjoy a beautiful evening on the land as you sample seasonal beers from Taylor Remy and New Holland Brewery and summertime foods from Mike Saladino and Saladino Smoke.   Proceeds from this event benefit the Center.  
Jun
2
Fri
9:30 am Franciscan Friends @ Lowell Campus
Franciscan Friends @ Lowell Campus
Jun 2 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Are you good at sewing, quilting, knitting or crocheting?  If so, we would love to have you join us for a time of friendship and creating beautiful things that benefit children and adults in need.  We meet every Friday morning from 9:30 AM – noon.  This group has no cost.

Featured

Upcoming

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

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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