Sisters of St. Francis
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812-934-2475
Mailing Address:
Sisters of St. Francis
P.O. Box 100
22143 Main Street
Oldenburg, IN 47036

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The Journey Toward Interdependence

The Associate Advisory Board of the Sisters of St. Francis, Oldenburg, IN would like to share an article by Jeanne Connolly. Jeanne Connolly has been a covenant companion (or associate) with the Wheaton Franciscans in Wheaton, Illinois, for more than 22 years, and has served as their director of charism and mission since 2007. Jeanne is currently t… [ Read More ]

Associates’ Signing and Permanent Commitment

The Associate Signing and Associate Jubilarian celebration took place in the Motherhouse Chapel on Sunday, September 9th. Mass in the morning included recognizing Jubilarians who were living or deceased and blessing the Jubilarians who were present. After the noon meal the prayer service focused on a large window in front of the altar and offered p… [ Read More ]

A Day to Remember, A Day to Celebrate

Come honor someone special, living or deceased, with a prayer service in the Motherhouse Chapel of the Sisters of St. Francis in Oldenburg at 3:00 PM on November 3, 2018.  “When someone you love becomes a memory, that memory becomes a treasure.” Click here for more information about this special day sponsored by the Associates of the Sisters of St…. [ Read More ]

November 10 Retreat Day

Associates are invited to attend a retreat sponsored by the Tri-State Conference of Associate Leadership on November 10, 2018. Sister Judy Gomila, MSC will facilitate the day and look at the Gospel of Luke and how to, “get into the boat,” and to chart new waters. Through presentation, reflection, music and faith-sharing, the retreat will help parti… [ Read More ]

Prospective Associate Retreat

Prospective Associates gathered in Oldenburg on August 25th to continue their formation and get to know one another. The two Associate co-directors, Carolyn Meyer and Jane Schaefer led morning prayer and facilitated discussions and reflections about the Franciscan teaching, “Care of Creation,” Ministry and Call and Franciscan symbols. The group tou… [ Read More ]

Volunteer Opportunities for Associates

We have had requests for a list of those opportunities for Associates in a variety of areas.  There are opportunities in St. Clare Hall, Adopt-A-Sis, Michaela Farm, and various events with the Oldenburg area. You are welcome to visit or call hospitalized Associates or offer to be photographer for a variety of Associate events.  Click here for a lis… [ Read More ]

Associate Brother Joe Bach Makes Final Profession

We celebrate with Associate, Brother Joe Bach, O.S.F. as he made his perpetual religious profession on Saturday, July 21, 2018.  Brother Joe is a member of the Congregation of the Religious Brothers of the Third Order Regular of St. Francis in Brooklyn, N.Y.  May the Lord bless him, keep him and fill his life with joy and peace. A quote chosen by B… [ Read More ]

Associate Jubilee and Signing

The Associates of the Sisters of St. Francis, Oldenburg, IN are celebrating the jubilee and signing of new members on September 9, 2018 at the 9:30 AM Mass in the Motherhouse Chapel.  The Associates of 25 and 15 years will be celebrating their jubilees.  This is followed by a festive noon meal in the Sisters’ dining room.  At 1:30 there will be a p… [ Read More ]

Coffee, Rolls, Reflection and Conversation

On July 14, 2018, 9:00-11:30 AM in the Membership Room (226) relax and enjoy a morning of hospitality, reflection and conversation with sights and sounds of summer. Dress casual and comfortable as we celebrate the season of Summer. RSVP to the Associate Office by Monday, July 9, 2018, at 812-933-6439 or 812-933-6457 or associate@oldenburgosf.com (H… [ Read More ]

Congratulations to Chris Wesselman

Congratulations to Associate Chris Wesselman for graduating from the Beech Grove Spiritual Direction Training Program and is now a Spiritual Director. Chris, although a new Associate, is very active during community events at the Motherhouse, participates in several Associate small groups and has recently been elected to the Associate Board.
Sisters of St. Francis
Contact Us
812-934-2475
Mailing Address:
Sisters of St. Francis
P.O. Box 100
22143 Main Street
Oldenburg, IN 47036