‘A Small Portion on the Great Plains’ is the latest Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity newly created blog. Sister Elizabeth Benvie introduces the other Sisters who form her Community in the first post from St. Francis Convent, West Point, NE (Sister Joy Rose, Sister Sarah Bertler and Sister Elizabeth Ann Miller). Learn about daily life in a faith-filled small town overflowing with Franciscan charm. Follow the link to the home page.
Franciscan Sisters’ New Beginnings in West Point, NE
The people of St. Mary’s parish in West Point, Nebraska are being very welcoming of Sister Joy Rose returning and three new Sisters, Sr. Sarah Bertler, Sr. Elizabeth Ann Miller and Sr. Elizabeth Benvie arriving.
Franciscan Sisters have a new home, St. Francis Convent, located at 532 East Walnut Street, moving out of the former St. Mary Convent on Monitor Street. All facilities – church, school, hospital, retirement community and downtown – are in close proximity to the new convent.