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

What’s New

Sunset Sharing

On November 7, 2019 the Associates of the Sisters of St. Francis are celebrating the beauty of Autumn evenings by gathering for prayer and fellowship.  The evening is open to Associates, Sisters and Prospective Associates and will be in Room 226 in the Motherhouse from 6:00-8:00 PM.  Please place your reservation by November 1 by calling 812-933-64… [ Read More ]

Remember in Joy

The Associates of the Sisters of St. Francis are offering a time to remember and a time to celebrate those living and deceased persons special to you.  There will be a prayer service devoted to that purpose in the Motherhouse chapel in Oldenburg, IN on November 2, 2019 at 3:00 PM.  A tribute by name will be held during a prayer service of remembran… [ Read More ]

New Associates and Jubilee Celebration

Associates who celebrated their 15th or 25th anniversaries were recognized and received the, “Blessing of St. Clare,” during the 9:30 mass on Sunday, September 8th. Associate Jubilarians, their families and friends are invited to Oldenburg each year to gather for prayer, to share a meal together and to welcome the new Associates. There are two new… [ Read More ]

Welcome Carla Castano

Welcome to our newest Associate, Carla Castano! Carla lives in Indianapolis and is a Spanish Professor at Marian University. She made her Associate commitment during a prayer service on Sunday morning, August 11th  in the Motherhouse Chapel. Carla was also here to participate in a Prospective Associate retreat. Associate Pat Ertel was Carla’s mento… [ Read More ]

God Pours Forth All Graces

Every year at this time the Associates of the Sisters of St. Francis, Oldenburg, celebrate two auspicious occasions held at the Motherhouse.  This September 8, 2019 the Associate Office invites you to share in the Jubilee celebration of those Associates who have been part of the Associate Program for 15 and 25 years.  The liturgical celebration wil… [ Read More ]

Welcome to Matthew Landry

Congratulations to Reverend Matthew Landry who made his Associate commitment on May 9th, 2019 at Oldenburg. Matt’s wife  Candace and their three year old son, Zechariah enjoyed a visit through the town of Oldenburg followed by dinner and the signing prayer service at 7:00 pm. Associates and Sisters gathered in the Community Room to celebrate with h… [ Read More ]

Active Hope

How to practice active hope in all your activities!  On June 1, 2019 the Associate Office will offer a day of prayer at Marian University to discover the various opportunities of living with Active Hope and how we can choose a response of Hope in any situation. By sharing our stories and looking at the positive influence of poets, composers and aut… [ Read More ]

Intimacy With God Prayer Day

The Associate Office of the Sisters of St. Francis, Oldenburg is offering a prayer day in Cincinnati, Ohio, on May 18, 2019.  It will take place in the Franciscan Monastery of St. Clare. God’s nearness or distance is not a description of God’s actual proximity to us, but of our experience of intimacy with God.  The more we trust God, the more intim… [ Read More ]

Share the Connection

The Associate Office is sponsoring a “Share the Connection” prayer day with the theme of Listening vs. Seeing. The concept of “looking versus seeing” is very similar to the concept of listening versus hearing. “Just as hearing is not something that just occurs, seeing is not something that just happens. A conscious decision must be made.” Julianne… [ Read More ]

They Ate It Up!

The morning of February 16th brought Associates and Sisters together at the Motherhouse for a delicious breakfast from 8:00 to 10:30. Pancakes, sausage and bacon were the usual fare and scrambled eggs were added to the menu this year. Along with all the home-cooked food, it was a chance for sisters and Associates to enjoy a tasty meal together or r… [ Read More ]
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