St. Francis School’s Christmas Sweater Day

St. Francis School’s Christmas Sweater Day

St. Francis of Assisi School faculty, Yuma, Arizona felt the need to create an uplifting community spirit and clear the air of a purely pandemic focus. They asked everyone, including the students, to dress a little differently. Everyone was to wear a Christmas sweater...
St. Francis Students Light Up the World

St. Francis Students Light Up the World

Advent is a time, just like birthdays, when lighting candles is a tradition. The Advent wreath is not complete without the ritual of lighting the appropriate number of tapers. Franciscan Sister of Christian Charity Sister Mary Beth Kornely was inspired in another way...
Yuma St. Francis School Launches

Yuma St. Francis School Launches

Franciscan Sister of Christian Charity Sister Hannah Johnecheck began with meetings on August 10 and on-line classes on August 17 at St. Francis School, Yuma, Arizona. It’s been a continuous journey of trying out new techniques and getting to know her students...
Franciscan Sister Renews Vows in Yuma

Franciscan Sister Renews Vows in Yuma

The pandemic continues to cause some adjustments in regularly scheduled events. One such need for change affected one of our Sisters serving in Yuma, Arizona. Franciscan Sister of Christian Charity Sister Mary Teresa Bettag renewed her vows as a Temporary Professed...