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 – Lectio: Evangelization, Session 5 "How Jesus Makes an Evangelist"
Watch – Jesus and His Church
Listen – True Worship
Read – Peter: Keys to Following Jesus
Study – Lectio: Evangelization, Session 7 "Leadership in the Church"
Watch – Saint Rita of Cascia
Listen – No Price Too High: The Conversion of a Pentecostal Pastor and His Congregation
Read – Open Wide the Doors to Christ: Discovering Catholicism
Study – The Footprints of God: Elijah and Elisha
Watch – The Three Secrets to Sharing the Faith
Listen – Science, the Origin of the Universe, and God
Read – The Gospel of Mark: Ignatius Catholic Study Bible
Study – Made for Freedom
Watch – Finding St. Anthony
Listen – The Incredible Mind of G.K. Chesterton
Read – Manalive: A Comic Novel about Murder, Bigamy, Burglary, Insanity, and Truth, Beauty, and the Goodness of Life