As sponsors, we publicly identify with, exert appropriate influence on, and provide various levels of support to these ministries. In so doing, we fulfill our responsibility of stewardship for our heritage, mission, and resources.
During her early years in the congregation, Sr. John Celeste Weitzel ministered in education but later studied to be a physical therapist. When she moved from Baltimore to the Aston area in November 2015, she came with a dream—to work with our sisters at Assisi House who were not getting PT for a specific problem.
The Sisters of St. Francis Pray for the Needs of the World
When a sister can no longer minister in active ministry, she humbly embraces “Prayer Ministry.” In prayer ministry a sister furthers the mission of the congregation by praying daily for the needs of the world, the Church, and the congregation.