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.
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
Introduction to Natural Family Planning (NFP) at Grand Rapids Are you preparing for marriage or looking into Natural Family Planning (NFP) options? This one-time session covers the basics of how Natural Family Planning (NFP) works and will highlight the differences between methods. $20/individual or $30/couple. Clergy interested in learning more about NFP may attend for[...]
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.